Archive For The “Espionage” Category
By Jack Higgins
While an individual starts off concentrating on contributors of an elite intelligence unit referred to as "the leading Minister's inner most military" and all those that paintings with them, Sean Dillon has an concept of who it can be: an outdated nemesis out to break the unit as soon as and for all.
“I interrogated her. She used to be delicate, like every you Nazis. smooth and yellow within. Like butter.” After engaging in a dangerous task for a overseas kingdom, Matt Helm can unwind by way of monitoring down a Nazi who does not recognize the warfare is over, and who has plans for a Russian missile smuggled out of Cuba, plans that do not glance solid for the U.S.. His merely best friend is a battle-scarred and comely woman Soviet agent who cannot stand to be touched. initially, besides. compliment FOR DONALD HAMILTON “An all new story and a really intriguing one.” PUBLISHERS WEEKLY “Hamilton's speed is exemplary and his skill to divert spectacular.” manhattan bring in TRIBUNE “Matt Helm is as credible a guy of violence as has ever figured within the fiction of intrigue.” manhattan SUNDAY occasions
By Nicholas Eftimiades
Nicholas Eftimiades examines the infiltration of chinese language espionage brokers into international governments and personal companies. He in particular addresses the human resource in intelligence operations, and the way those strategies healthy into the behavior of inner and foreigh affairs in China.
By Brad Thor
“One of Brad Thor’s top books up to now” (The Washington Post)—the subsequent Scot Harvath mystery and the follow-up to Black List, from the number 1 New York Times bestselling author.
The so much secretive association in the USA operates with none responsibility to the yankee humans. Hiding within the shadows, pretending to join the U.S. executive, its strength is past degree. keep watch over of this association has simply been misplaced and the way forward for the country thrust into peril.
When the 5 applicants being thought of to move this mysterious service provider unexpectedly pass missing—and quickly occur as homicide victims—covert counterterrorism operative Scot Harvath is summoned to Washington and set free at the most deadly chase ever to play out on American soil. With the us at the breaking point, Harvath needs to untangle an internet of conspiracies going again to the 1700s and head off the best risk the US has ever seen.
In this riveting new mystery, the stakes have by no means been better, nor the traces among strong and evil so difficult to figure. Action-packed from web page one, Hidden Order demonstrates another time why Brad Thor is the “master of thrillers.”
By Alan Furst
From Alan Furst, whom the hot York occasions calls “America’s preeminent secret agent novelist,” comes an epic tale of romantic love, love of nation, and love of freedom–the tale of a mystery conflict fought in stylish lodge bars and first class railway autos, within the mountains of Spain and the backstreets of Berlin. it's an inspiring, exciting saga of daily humans pressured by way of their hearts’ ardour to struggle within the struggle opposed to tyranny.
By 1938, countless numbers of Italian intellectuals, legal professionals and reporters, college professors and scientists had escaped Mussolini’s fascist govt and brought safe haven in Paris. There, amid the struggles of émigré existence, they based an Italian resistance, with an underground press that smuggled information and encouragement again to Italy. struggling with fascism with typewriters, they produced 512 clandestine newspapers. The overseas Correspondent is their story.
Paris, a iciness evening in 1938: a murder/suicide at a discreet fans’ resort. yet this can be no romantic traged–it is the paintings of the OVRA, Mussolini’s fascist mystery police, and is intended to do away with the editor of Liberazione, a clandestine émigré newspaper. Carlo Weisz, who has fled from Trieste and secured a task as a overseas correspondent with the Reuters bureau, turns into the hot editor.
Weisz is, at that second, in Spain, reporting at the final crusade of the Spanish civil struggle. yet once he returns to Paris, he's pursued by way of the French Sûreté, by brokers of the OVRA, and via officials of the British mystery Intelligence provider. within the determined politics of Europe at the fringe of warfare, a international correspondent is a pawn, worthy surveillance, or blackmail, or homicide.
The international Correspondent is the tale of Carlo Weisz and a handful of antifascists: the military officer referred to as “Colonel Ferrara,” who fights for a misplaced reason in Spain; Arturo Salamone, the wise chief of a resistance staff in Paris; and Christa von Schirren, the girl who turns into the affection of Weisz’s lifestyles, herself considering a doomed resistance underground in Berlin.
The international Correspondent is Alan Furst at his absolute best–taut and strong, enigmatic and romantic, with sharp, seductive writing that takes the reader via darkness and intrigue to a fantastic denouement.
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By Luke Bencie
Every one enterprise day, a few 35,000 executives, scientists, experts, and attorneys go through the nation’s airports to locations around the globe. they bring about, in addition to proprietary records and laptop records, the newest in own digital apparatus. besides the fact that, conscientiously observing so much of these travelers—beginning the instant they come on the airport and infrequently sooner—are uncounted numbers of espionage operatives. those participants paintings for overseas intelligence prone and financial issues and search to split overseas enterprise tourists from their exchange secrets and techniques. To prevail, they use many time-tested recommendations to entice unsuspecting tourists into susceptible or compromising positions. in addition they hire the newest digital capacity to scouse borrow enterprise details usually at a distance from their prey. this is often the twenty first century, finally, and fiscal and commercial espionage became multibillion-dollar organisations, using a big selection of the main refined capability to acquire proprietary details. Luke Bencie is a veteran of this fight. He is familiar with in detail the threats enterprise tourists face and the way to wrestle these threats. In Among Enemies: Counter-Espionage for the enterprise Traveler, Bencie presents every thing you must understand to guard your self and your organization from tried espionage.
By Alistair MacLean
A undying vintage of modern day piracy from the acclaimed grasp of motion and suspense.
Aboard the SS Campari, all isn't really well.
For Johnny Carter, the executive Officer, the voyage has already started badly; yet it’s in basic terms whilst the Campari sails that night, after a succession of delays that he realises whatever is heavily wrong.
A member of the team is all at once lacking and the stern-to-stern seek in basic terms serves to extend stress. Then violence erupts and without warning the complete send is at risk. Is the Campari a sufferer of recent day piracy? And what of the unusual shipment hidden less than the decks?
By Geoffrey Elliott
This can be the authors tale of his father, parachuted into Yugoslavia for the Briitish specific Operaions government in WW2 , an operation which observed him locked up for the remainder of the war in a German fortress , after which given the harmful task of operating the Relly network for the key Intelligence carrier in chilly conflict Hungary. His son and his Russian born spouse slightly observed Kavan Ellliott in these years, or after he decamped to Jamiaca out of diversity of alimony demands . Geoffrey Elliott has long gone deep into the British Yugoslav and Hungarian files to fill within the many interesting blanks about the daddy he rarely knew.
By Terry Joseph
Are the Wall road gamers Jasper Cunningham encounters alongside his quest for energy only a pawn in his murderous ardour for wealth? From sunrise to Deceit finds the saga of a self-made multimillionaire whose greed and malice succumb him to struggle the justice procedure to regain his freedom and stature within the company international. via flashbacks of the adulterous years previous Jasper's arrest and trial, we stumble upon cold-blooded murders, company fraud and embezzlement, and justified rape. In his trip, Jasper associates with possible devoted fans and underworld cohorts who develop into together entangled of their universal goal-the pursuit of wealth, intercourse, and gear. yet who can Jasper belief? The layers of deception purely speed up after his verdict.
By Brad Thor
Scot Harvath’s counterterrorism profession has simply crashed and burned—thanks partly to a ruthless senator along with her points of interest set at the White residence. but if the conflict on terror takes a chilling flip, the president has no selection yet to secretly convey Harvath again within. Deep underneath an Alpine glacier, an historic weapon designed to decimate the Roman Empire has been unearthed—and a shadowy association intends to take advantage of it for America’s downfall. Racing throughout Europe, Harvath needs to safe the final word software of destruction ahead of it brings the us and the remainder of the realm to their knees.