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The Forgotten Spy: The Untold Story of Stalin's First British Mole #2020

The Forgotten Spy The Untold Story of Stalin s First British Mole In this gripping book Nick Barratt delves into the murky waters of the British and Russian secret service Tracing the story of his great uncle Ernest Holloway Oldham known as ARNO to his friends in t

  • Title: The Forgotten Spy: The Untold Story of Stalin's First British Mole
  • Author: Nick Barratt
  • ISBN: -
  • Page: 342
  • Format: Kindle Edition
  • The Forgotten Spy: The Untold Story of Stalin's First British Mole By Nick Barratt, In this gripping book, Nick Barratt delves into the murky waters of the British and Russian secret service Tracing the story of his great uncle Ernest Holloway Oldham known as ARNO to his friends in the Russian secret service we are taken on a journey through the dark secrets of agents, special agents and double agents, during a period of history when everyone had sIn this gripping book, Nick Barratt delves into the murky waters of the British and Russian secret service Tracing the story of his great uncle Ernest Holloway Oldham known as ARNO to his friends in the Russian secret service we are taken on a journey through the dark secrets of agents, special agents and double agents, during a period of history when everyone had something to hide After serving in the British army during World War One, Ernest Holloway Oldham was drafted into the Communications Department of the UK Foreign Office, where he was charged with delivering encrypted messages to embassies and consulates around the world Over the course of the next decade or so, Ernest was drawn deeper and deeper into the paranoid underworld of pre Cold War espionage and into a double life that became the darkest of secrets.

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    1 thought on “The Forgotten Spy: The Untold Story of Stalin's First British Mole

    1. As a record of one of this country s earliest Soviet spies this is an interesting book, especially when you see the subject of the book as someone who is less motivated out of political principle than by helping to resolve his own financial difficulties The reason why I don t rate this book highly however is because of its tendency to quote at length from official documents which makes it less easy to read and for the story to become bogged down in detail that didn t need to be in the main text [...]

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