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The Spy and the Traitor by Ben Macintrye review – the astonishing story of a cold war superspy

11 mins | Dec 10, 2019
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A KGB insider recruited by MI6, in a tale of high stakes espionage and daring escape. In this piece, Luke Harding reviews The Spy and the Traitor by Ben Macintyre, a book chronicling the story of Oleg Gordievsky.
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