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The Spy Who Came in from the Co-Op - a book by Burke, David

The Spy Who Came in from the Co-Op

Melita Norwood and the Ending of Cold War Espionage

The Spy Who Came in from the Co-Op( )
Author: Burke, David
Series title:History of British Intelligence Ser.
Publication Date:Oct 2013
Publisher:Boydell & Brewer, Incorporated
Book Format:Paperback
List Price:USD $24.95
Book Description:

On September 11th 1999 The Times newspaper carried the front page article "Revealed: the quiet woman who betrayed Britain for 40 years. The spy who came in from the Co-op." Melita Norwood, the last of the atomic spies, had finally been run to ground, but at 87 she was deemed too old to prosecute. Her crime: the shortening of the Soviet Union's atomic bomb project by up to 5 years. At a time when the world faces fresh dilemmas caused by the proliferation of nuclear weapons, this is the...
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Burke, David (Author)
David Burke is an actor who has worked extensively with Britain's National Theatre & the Royal Shakespeare Company. He played Niels Bohr in the London production of Copenhagen.


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