Spies, World War II; Continent: Europe

Agent Zigzag: The True Story of Nazi Espionage, Love, and Betrayal by Ben MacIntyre Action-packed and clever, but this bit of history has just enough “Hogan’s Heroes” to make you shake your head 364 pages (305 pages without Appendix and Notes) Who doesn’t love a spy story? Some of the best ones come from information […]

Espionage, Cold War; Continent: Europe, North America

A Spy among Friends: Kim Philby and the Great Betrayal by Ben MacIntyre 366 pages (306 pages of content, including the Afterward by John le Carré) Ian Fleming even makes a cameo in this story, so top that. Cambridge alumni and eccentric characters, drunken parties, plus all the classic spying locations from Istanbul to Switzerland: […]