Image for The Mitrokhin Archive

The Mitrokhin Archive : The KGB in Europe and the West (New [edition])

Part of the Penguin history series
See all formats and editions

'One of the biggest intelligence coups in recent years' The TimesFor years KGB operative Vasili Mitrokhin risked his life hiding top-secret material from Russian secret service archives beneath his family dacha.

When he was exfiltrated to the West he took with him what the FBI called 'the most complete and extensive intelligence ever received from any source'.

This extraordinary bestselling book is the result. 'Co-authored in a brilliant partnership by Christopher Andrew and the renegade Soviet archivist himself ...

This is a truly global exposé of major KGB penetrations throughout the Western world' The Times'This tale of malevolent spymasters, intricate tradecraft and cold-eyed betrayal reads like a cold war novel' Time'Sensational ... the most informed and detailed study of Soviet subversive intrigues worldwide' Spectator'The most comprehensive addition to the subject ever published' Sunday Telegraph

Read More
£15.00 Save 25.00%
RRP £20.00
Add Line Customisation
9 in stock Need More ?
Add to List
Product Details
Penguin Books Ltd
0141989483 / 9780141989488
Paperback / softback
United Kingdom
xlii, 995 pages, 16 unnumbered pages of plates : illustrations (black and white)
20 cm
Reprint. "An Allen Lane book"--Back cover This edition originally published: 2000.