In a modern world divided by politics and differing belief systems, each country has its own interests to protect. Learn about the modern spies who have hidden in plain sight, stealing secrets and influencing major world events.
About the Author
Sean Stewart Price has written more than 50 books for children and teenagers, and his biography "Front Page Lives: Benazir Bhutto" garnered a starred review from Booklist. He has edited nine books for teachers and contributed to numerous text books and reference works. A former managing editor of "Junior Scholastic" magazine in New York, Price has written articles for publications such as "National Geographic Kids" and "The New York Times Upfront". He lives with his family in Alabama.
Table of Contents
Introduction: Spying in the Modern World 4
Codename Farewell Vladimir Vetrov 8
A Double Life in the FBI Robert Hanssen 16
The Mole and the Mole Hunter Ames Vertefeuille 22
Al-Qaida's Spy Ali Abdelsoud Mohammed 28
Betrayal By the "Parlor Maid" Katrina Leung 34
Hunting Osama Bin Laden Shakeel Afridi 40
Read More 47
Internet Sites 47