Espionage

Download E-books The Miernik Dossier PDF

By Charles McCarry

Review
'Arguably the best glossy American undercover agent story' -- manhattan occasions. 'Charles McCarry is the easiest smooth author with regards to intrigue - through the breadth of Alan Furst, through the fathom of Eric Ambler, through any measure' --P.J. O'Rourke

'Intelligent and enthralling... fantastically constructed... entirely convincing' -- Eric Ambler. 'Absorbing, intelligent... real entertainment' --New Yorker

'McCarry's thrillers relatively thrill, his political perception is praised via senior politicians and his erudition, adventure and solid writing flip secret agent tales into literature. McCarry and his dynamic alter-egos wipe the ground with the opposition' --Telegraph
About the Author
Charles McCarry is the writer, so much lately, of the severely acclaimed mystery 'Christopher's Ghosts'. His different much-praised novels comprise 'The Tears of Autumn', 'The final Supper' and 'Old Boys'. through the chilly struggle he used to be an intelligence officer working below deep hide in Europe, Africa and Asia.

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Download E-books Jesus, My Father, The CIA, and Me: A Memoir. . . of Sorts PDF

By Ian Morgan Cron

"When I first came across the grainy photograph in my mother's desk-me as a towheaded 12 months previous sitting in what I take note used to be a salmon-orange-stained lifeboat-I used to be beaten via the sensation that the boy within the boat used to be now not waving and guffawing on the individual snapping the photograph up to he used to be frantically attempting to get the eye of the guy i'm this day. The boy used to be beckoning me to hitch him on a voyage during the harrowing straits of reminiscence. He used to be playing that if we survived the passage, we'd detect an ocean the place the earlier could develop into the wind at our again instead of a riding gale to the nostril of our boat. This publication is the checklist of that voyage."  

At the age of 16, Ian Morgan Cron was once instructed by means of his mom that his father, a movie govt, additionally labored for the CIA in Europe. This impressive revelation, coupled along with his father's darkish struggles with alcoholism, upended the realm of a boy suffering to develop into a guy. a long time later, as he faces his personal own demons, Ian realizes the one strategy to locate peace is to voyage again via a adolescence marked by way of extremes--privilege and hassle, violence and tenderness, fact and deceit--that he is spent years attempting to put out of your mind. during this unusually humorous and forgiving memoir, Ian reminds us that regardless of how diversified the items might be, in spite of everything we're all minimize from a similar fabric, stitched by way of religion into a beautiful duvet of grace.

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Download E-books Mirror Image: Op-Center 02 (Tom Clancy's Op-Center) PDF

By Tom Clancy

The chilly warfare is over. And chaos is atmosphere in.

The new President of Russia is making an attempt to create a democratic regime. yet there are robust components in the nation which are attempting to cease him: the ruthless Russian mafia, the ideal wing nationalists, and people nefarious forces that might do no matter what it takes to come back Russia to the times of the Czar.

Op-Center, the newly-founded yet hugely profitable difficulty administration group, starts a race opposed to the clock and opposed to the hardliners. Their activity is made much more tricky by way of the invention of a Russian counterpart . . . yet this one's managed by means of those self same repressive hardliners and represents every thing Op-Center stands for.

Two rival Op-Centers, digital replicate photos of one another. but when this reflect cracks, it will likely be greater than seven years of undesirable success . . .

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Download E-books Payback PDF

By Andy McNab

A sequence of high-profile suicide bombing has devastated London and stymied British Intelligence. yet none of that concerns to Danny Watts and his ex-spy grandfather Fergus, who're residing peacefully incognito in Spain—that is, until eventually their hide is blown in a botched assassination attempt.

unexpectedly, Danny and Fergus are compelled to come to London and into the swirl of present occasions. Their merely desire of clearing the kin identify is to wreck into Intelligence headquarters and thieve the documents that end up Fergus was once framed by way of his commanding officer. but if Fergus takes a bullet within the leg, it’s as much as Danny to do the activity by myself. Is Danny as much as the duty? and what's the Watts family’s connection to the bombings?

With a narrative ripped from today’s headlines, and jam-packed with genuine info from Andy McNab’s reports in British distinct Ops, Payback maintains the explosive motion that made Traitor a YA motion fan favorite.

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Download E-books The Tailor of Panama PDF

By John le Carré

Le Carré's Panama—the younger state of 2.5 million souls which, on December 31, 1999, will achieve complete keep an eye on of the Panama Canal—is a Casablanca with out heroes, a hotbed of substances, laundered cash and corruption. Seldom has the burden of the worldwide politics descended so seriously on this sort of tiny and unprepared kingdom. and rarely has the hidden eye of British Intelligence chosen such an not likely champion as Harry Pendel—a charmer, a dreamer, an evader, a fabulist and presiding genius of the home of Pendel & Braithwaite Co. Limitada, Tailors to Royalty, previously of London and almost immediately of Panama urban. but there's a common sense to the spies' selection. every person who's anyone in valuable the USA passes via Pendel's doorways. He clothes the Panamanian President, and the overall answerable for U.S. Southern Command. He attire politicos and crooks and conmen. His becoming room hears extra confidences than a priest's confessional. And while Harry Pendel does not listen issues as such—well, he hears them besides, through different ability. For what's a tailor for, if to not hide truth with visual appeal? what's fact if no longer the plaything of the artist? And what are spies and politicians and reporters if now not themselves selectors and manipulators of the reality for his or her personal ends? In an exhilarating, hilarious novel, le Carré has supplied us with a satire concerning the destiny of fact nowa days. once more, he has without problems accelerated the borders of the undercover agent tale to deliver us an impressive leisure directly out of the pages of tomorrow's heritage.

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Download E-books The Mighty Wurlitzer: How the CIA Played America PDF

By Hugh Wilford

In 1967 the journal Ramparts ran an exposé revealing that the primary Intelligence business enterprise have been secretly investment and handling a variety of citizen entrance teams meant to counter communist impact world wide. as well as embarrassing favourite contributors stuck up, wittingly or unwittingly, within the mystery superpower fight for hearts and minds, the revelations of 1967 have been one of many worst operational failures within the background of yankee intelligence and presaged a chain of public scandals from which the CIA's attractiveness has arguably by no means recovered.

CIA reputable Frank Wisner referred to as the operation his "mighty Wurlitzer," on which he may well play any propaganda music. during this illuminating e-book, Hugh Wilford presents the 1st finished account of the clandestine courting among the CIA and its entrance enterprises. utilizing an extraordinary wealth of resources, he lines the increase and fall of America's chilly battle entrance community from its origins within the Forties to its 3rd international enlargement in the course of the Fifties and supreme cave in within the Sixties.

protecting the intelligence officials who masterminded the CIA's fronts in addition to the concerned citizen groups--émigrés, exertions, intellectuals, artists, scholars, girls, Catholics, African americans, and journalists--Wilford offers a stunning research of chilly conflict society that includes priceless classes for our personal age of worldwide clash.

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Download E-books The Betrayers (Matt Helm, Book 10) PDF

By Donald Hamilton

Book 10 of 27 within the sequence. 2014 retail epub of the radical which was once first published in 1966. The sequence is being slowly published as first-time ebooks by way of Titan Books one by one starting in 2013. on the present expense e-book 27 can be out in book layout in 2017.

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Matt Helm unearths himself in Hawaii, attempting to unhatch a plot of unrivalled viciousness. whilst an agent turns undesirable, nobody's company is deepest anymore, and whilst that agent makes a decision to begin a battle, a person has to complete him--fast. among the rogue agent and the stranger who insists she is his sister-in-law, this won't be a soothing Pacific vacation.

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Download E-books Cultists Under the Bed PDF

By John Snead, Andy Klosky, W. J. MacGuffin, Paul L. Mathews, Brian Nisbet, Gareth Ryder-Hanrahan

FOR USE WITH THE LAUNDRY RPG

Our truth is governed by way of substantial gods, invisible horrors that starvation to devour us. a few deluded bastards worship those gods, buying and selling obeisance for energy or magic or the privilege of having eaten final whilst the realm ends. Cults are like cockroaches, breeding within the shadows, gnawing on the partitions of society, terrified of the light… and bloody tough to kill.

This complement for the Laundry records roleplaying video game delves into the murky realm of the cultist and the conspirator, detailing 8 of the nastiest, most longsighted foes of the Laundry and dozens of stripling ones.

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Download E-books Meltdown (Boy Soldier, Book 4) (UK Edition) PDF

By Andy McNab, Robert Rigby

A deadly new drug with devastating uncomfortable side effects, referred to as Meltdown, is threatening to destabilize society. Dudley is familiar with that the protection prone need to act quickly, and whilst his four x four arrives at their distant hideout within the Canadian lakes, eighteen-year-old Danny and his grandfather, ex-SAS hero Fergus Watts, are once more sucked right into a lethal undercover operation and a race opposed to time.

Their look for the mastermind at the back of a couple of murderous gangland twins takes them from the golf equipment of Manchester to Spain and Germany, and Danny wishes all his newly realized services while he comes up opposed to an previous adversary - somebody he was hoping by no means to come across back. And this time, whilst the conflict is joined, it's a conflict to the tip.

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