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Strangers on a Bridge is James Donovan's memoir about the incredible spy exchange he negotiated during the height of the Cold War.

Cover image for Strangers on a bridge : the case of Colonel Abel and Francis Gary Powers

Soviet spy Rudolf Abel and actor Mark Rylance who portrays Abel in the Bridge of Spies movie. See more pics at http://www.historyvshollywood.com/reelfaces/bridge-of-spies/

Soviet spy Rudolf Abel and actor Mark Rylance as Abel in the Bridge of Spies .

U-2 pilot Francis Gary Powers and his onscreen Bridge of Spies counterpart Austin Stowell. Read "Bridge of Spies: History vs. Hollywood" at http://www.historyvshollywood.com/reelfaces/bridge-of-spies/

Bridge of Spies vs. True Story of James Donovan, Rudolf Abel

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La talpa - Tomas Alfredson (2011

'Tinker Tailor Soldier Spy: A George Smiley Novel' by John le Carre ---- The inspiration for the major motion picture, Tinker Tailor Soldier Spy starring Gary Oldman and Colin Firth The first novel in Joh.

The Perfect English Spy: Sir Dick White and the Secret War 1935-90 by Tom Bower. The only person to serve successively as chief of MI5 and SIS, Sir Dick White (1909-1993) dominated British intelligence for 35 years. With the cooperation of former U.S. and Soviet intelligence officers and interviews with White himself, Bower has written an authoritative account of the crises and scandals that plagued Britain's secret service throughout the Cold War, with emphasis on the defections of Kim…

The Perfect English Spy: Sir Dick White and the Secret War 1935-90 by Tom Bower. The only person to serve successively as chief of MI5 and SIS, Sir Dick White (1909-1993) dominated British intelligence for 35 years. With the cooperation of former U.S. and Soviet intelligence officers and interviews with White himself, Bower has written an authoritative account of the crises and scandals that plagued Britain's secret service throughout the Cold War, with emphasis on the defections of Kim…

First edition of Ice Station Zebra by Alistair MacLean, 1963.

Sneak Peek clips from the Oscar-nominated spy thriller "Ice Station Zebra", in anticipation of writer-director Christopher McQuarrie's .

All I can say is GREAT!!!!!! If you are parent of a middle schooler, or raise one (or two or three..) or even a teacher of class full you need to read this book. Can't wait for the next one.

After sixth grade, the very worst year of his life, Rafe Khatchadorian thinks he has it made in seventh grade. He's been accepted to art school in the big city and imagines a math-and-history-free fun zone.

The four disguises of British spy, Paul Dukes - the only spy ever to be knighted for services to espionage.

The four disguises of British spy, Paul Dukes - the only spy ever to be knighted for services to espionage.

Ophelia Wild, Secret SpyIf.  Short chapter books.  Written by Elena de Roo and illustrated by Tracy Duncan. #Kids #Reading

Children's Book Review, Ophelia Wild, Secret Spy

LittleElfMans Bibliotherapy: Ophelia Wild, Secret Spy by Elena de Roo and Tracy Duncan

Len Deighton. If you love spy-fi as much as I do, Len Deighton is a great choice. Most of his books are set during the Cold War. Start with the Game, Set, and Match trilogy.

If you love spy-fi as much as I do, Len Deighton is a great choice. Most of his books are set during the Cold War. Start with the Game, Set, and Match trilogy.

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