The Billion Dollar Spy: A True Story of Cold War Espionage and Betrayal

51h754kprblBook #39: Billion Dollar Spy: A True Story of Cold War Espionage and Betrayal, David E. Hoffman

As tensions grew between the United States and the Soviet Union after WW2 and through the Cold War, the CIA played a pivotal role in gathering intelligence about the intentions and capabilities of the Soviet Union.  This is the true story of how one Soviet engineer participated in espionage against the Soviet Union and passed massive amounts of information about Soviet military and radar capabilities that would allow the United States to gain military and air superiority for decades to come.  As a real “Jason Bourne” story It is a fascinating book for anyone interested in Cold War era history.

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