Ben Macintyre’s ‘The Spy and the Traitor’ reveals the astonishing career of Oleg Gordievsky, a second-generation KGB agent who worked for England’s MI6 for years.
David Stirling was no one’s idea of a good soldier, yet as Ben Macintyre’s new book reveals, the British officer was an inspired strategist, even while hospitalized.
When Al Qaeda was betrayed by a double agent in Yemen, it was the latest example of war’s most vital and treacherous tool: double agents. Ben Macintyre writes about the most famous successful such operation in history when the Allies fooled Hitler about the D-Day invasion. His new book, Double Cross, is out now.