By E. B. Held
In this interesting advisor, former CIA agent E. B. Held makes use of declassified files from either the CIA and KGB, in addition to secondary assets, to track one of the most infamous spying occasions in usa background. His paintings courses glossy viewers throughout the background of such occasions because the plot to assassinate Leon Trotsky, Ted Hall’s supply of technical info of the atom bomb to the KGB, and the debatable allegations relating to Los Alamos nationwide Laboratory scientist Dr. Wen Ho Lee’s contacts with China.
Held offers heritage fabric in addition to glossy website destinations to permit chilly battle lovers the chance to discover in an entire new means the settings for those historic events.
"A interesting inspect the historical past that lies in the back of all of it, A Spy's consultant to Santa Fe and Albuquerque is a best choose for these attracted to New Mexico or espionage history." -- Midwest publication Review
"Bruce Held, himself an espionage officer of infrequent intelligence, perception and beauty, takes us on a extraordinary strolling journey of espionage that extends seamlessly from Stalin's assassination of Leon Trotsky, via pre-cold battle nuclear spying, Edward Lee Howard's chilly warfare betrayal and into the current day international wish to "steal" high-technology secrets and techniques. All of this facilities round a tiny yet important nook of the world---Santa Fe. due to Held's deft study and deep knowing of the tradecraft of espionage, Santa Fe now takes its position along with the old undercover agent facilities of the area. it really is lengthy overdue." -- David Cohen, Former Director, CIA Clandestine Operations
"[Held's] booklet should be a important consultant, particularly in the event you are looking to stopover at website destinations whereas exploring the atmosphere of a few of the main the most important spying operations in usa history." -- Tucson Citizen
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