Stalin's Spy: Richard Sorge and the Tokyo Espionage Ring

Stalin's Spy: Richard Sorge and the Tokyo Espionage Ring

by Robert Whymant
     
 

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ISBN-10: 0312193394

ISBN-13: 2900312193392

Pub. Date: 11/28/1998

Publisher: St. Martin's Press

Richard Sorge was the mastermind behind one of the most successful--and daring--espionage operations of modern times: the Tokyo Spy Ring. More compelling than any spy fiction, Whymant's account of Sorge reads like the best of LeCarre and Graham Greene, with one important exception: it's all true.

Overview

Richard Sorge was the mastermind behind one of the most successful--and daring--espionage operations of modern times: the Tokyo Spy Ring. More compelling than any spy fiction, Whymant's account of Sorge reads like the best of LeCarre and Graham Greene, with one important exception: it's all true.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
2900312193392
Publisher:
St. Martin's Press
Publication date:
11/28/1998
Edition description:
1st U.S. Edition
Pages:
384

Table of Contents

Part I: Child and Soldier
• Student and Revolutionary
• Moscow, 1924-29
• Shanghai Days
• 'Tokyo Wouldn't Be Bad
• Part II: 'A Man of Consequence'
• The Ring Takes Shape
• Moscow, Summer 1935
• 'It's Hard Here, Really Hard'
• Part III: Winter and Spring 1941
• May 1941
• June1941
• July1941
• August 1941
• September 1941
• October 1941
• Part IV: Paying the Price
• Epilogue A Hero's Grave
• Notes, Bibliography, Index

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