Defectors

Author: Joseph Kanon

Publisher Simon & Schuster UK

The explosive new thriller from the bestselling author of Leaving Berlin. Some secrets should never be told. Moscow, 1961: With the launch of Sputnik, the Soviet Union's international prestige is at an all-time high. And the most notorious of the defectors to the Soviet Union, former CIA agent Frank Weeks, is about to publish his memoirs. What he reveals will send shock waves through the West. Weeks' defection in the early 1950s shook Washington to its core – and forced the resignation of his brother, Simon, from the State Department. Simon, now a publisher in New York, is given the opportunity to read and publish his brother’s memoir. He knows the US government will never approve the public...

Language

English


Duration

09h50min


Published

June 1, 2017


Size

868 MB

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