By E. B. Held
In this interesting advisor, former CIA agent E. B. Held makes use of declassified files from either the CIA and KGB, in addition to secondary resources, to track probably the most infamous spying occasions in usa historical past. His paintings publications smooth viewers in the course of the background of such occasions because the plot to assassinate Leon Trotsky, Ted Hall’s supply of technical information of the atom bomb to the KGB, and the debatable allegations concerning Los Alamos nationwide Laboratory scientist Dr. Wen Ho Lee’s contacts with China.
Held presents heritage fabric in addition to smooth website destinations to permit chilly conflict fanatics the chance to discover in a complete new method the settings for those old events.
"A attention-grabbing look at the background that lies at the back of all of it, A Spy's consultant to Santa Fe and Albuquerque is a most sensible decide for these attracted to New Mexico or espionage history." -- Midwest e-book Review
"Bruce Held, himself an espionage officer of infrequent intelligence, perception and beauty, takes us on a outstanding strolling travel of espionage that extends seamlessly from Stalin's assassination of Leon Trotsky, via pre-cold struggle nuclear spying, Edward Lee Howard's chilly battle betrayal and into the current day worldwide wish to "steal" high-technology secrets and techniques. All of this facilities round a tiny yet important nook of the world---Santa Fe. because of Held's deft study and deep knowing of the tradecraft of espionage, Santa Fe now takes its position together with the ancient undercover agent facilities of the realm. it really is lengthy overdue." -- David Cohen, Former Director, CIA Clandestine Operations
"[Held's] booklet may be a beneficial consultant, in particular should you are looking to stopover at web site destinations whereas exploring the surroundings of a few of the main the most important spying operations in usa history." -- Tucson Citizen
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