Maverick Spy: Stalin's Super-Agent in World War II by Hamish MacGibbon PDF

By Hamish MacGibbon

many years ahead of he died James MacGibbon confessed to his shut kinfolk that he had spied for the Soviet Union in the course of global warfare II. on the finish of the struggle MI5 suspected him of espionage and interrogated him yet he didn't confess. however they stored James, his spouse Jean and their younger kin lower than shut surveillance for a couple of years, on a regular basis intercepting their mail and recording their cell conversations. in simple terms after James’s dying did the real value of what he may have published turn into transparent – in his wartime place of work position, James had entry to the plans for Operation Overlord, D-Day. during this e-book, James’s son Hamish tells the tale of his mom and dad, their interplay with the communist celebration and their flirtation with wartime espionage. it's a particular portrait of 2 very usual humans stuck up within the remarkable occasions of worldwide warfare and the chilly War.

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