Near and Distant Neighbors: A New History of Soviet Intelligence :: Jonathan Haslam

Near and Distant Neighbors: A New History of Soviet Intelligence :: Jonathan Haslam soon to be presented for sale on the excellent BookLovers of Bath web site!

Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2015, Hardback in dust wrapper.

Contains: Appendices [2];

From the cover: Near and Distant Neighbours is the first ever substantiated and complete history of Soviet intelligence. Based on a mass of newly-declassified Russian secret intelligence documentation, it reveals the true story of Soviet intelligence from its very beginnings in 1917 right through to the end of the Cold War. Covering both main branches of Soviet espionage civilian and military Jonathan Haslam charts the full range of the Soviet intelligence effort and the story of its development: in cryptography, disinformation, special forces, and counter-intelligence.

In a tragic irony, an organization that so casually disposed of others critically depended upon the human factor.…

Very Good in Very Good Dust Wrapper.

Black boards with Silver titling to the Spine. [XXIV] 366 pages. Index. Bibliography. 9½” x 6¼”.

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