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By Otto Penzler
For the 1st time ever, mythical editor Otto Penzler has handpicked probably the most revered and bestselling mystery writers operating this day for a riveting selection of undercover agent fiction. From first to final, this stellar assortment signs venture accomplished.
* Lee baby with a major examine the formation of a distinct ops phone.
* James Grady writing approximately an Arab undercover FBI agent with an energetic cell.
* Joseph Finder riffing on a Boston architect who's confident his Persian associates are as much as no good.
* John Lawton concocting a Len Deighton-esque tale approximately British intelligence.
* Stephen Hunter exciting us with a story a couple of WWII brigade.
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James Grady, Charles McCarry, Lee baby, Joseph Finder, John Lawton, John Weisman, Stephen Hunter, Gayle Lynds, David Morrell, Andrew Klavan, Robert Wilson, Dan Fesperman, Stella Rimington, Olen Steinhauer
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Government agents serving Nathan Gregory Silvermaster (fl. 1935–1946). Elizabeth Bentley eventually found him to be an obnoxious supervisor and he grew to dislike her, after attempts to placate her obvious dislike of him and how he operated. , Akhmerov was made deputy head of the KGB’s Illegal Division, was promoted to colonel, and was awarded several honors. He was assigned to instruct young officers who were to be sent to the United States where at one of his lectures he claimed that Harry Hopkins was an “agent of influence” of the NKVD, an allegation that was never successfully corroborated by Cold War researchers.
He signed on as a CIA trainee in 1962, two years after his father died. Ames studied history at George Washington University for five years; and, after two years CIA training, he and his wife were posted to Ankara, Turkey (1969–1972). After five years Ames was transferred back to CIA headquarters; his task was to analyze top-secret material. Next he was sent to New York City to spot potential Russian recruits at the United Nations. In New York he was unhappy with his work and found that he wasn’t making enough money and that his marriage was becoming difficult.
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