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Whether you like your spies historical, fictional, female, famous, dignified, or double-dealing, we've got you covered. Our spy books and DVDs span the American Revolution and the Civil War to WWII, the Cold War, and beyond. We've also got top authors, from Alan Furst and John LeCarré to Ben Macintyre and James Bamford—as well as first-hand accounts from spymaster Allen W. Dulles and British-Russian double agent Kim Philby.

 
 
 
 
 Spies: The Rise and Fall of the KGB in America
 

Spies: The Rise and Fall of the KGB in America

John Earl Haynes, Harvey Klehr, & Alexander Vassiliev.
 
ListPrice: $24.00
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In 1993, former KGB officer Alexander Vassiliev was permitted unique access to Stalin-era records ...(Read More)

 
 Listening to Britain: Home Intelligence Reports on Britain's Finest Hour, May–September 1940
 

Listening to Britain: Home Intelligence Reports on Britain's Finest Hour, May–September 1940

Paul Addison & Jeremy A. Crang, eds.
 
Sale Price: $4.98
 
From May to September 1940, during a period that saw some of the most dramatic events of the ...(Read More)

 
 Wild Bill Donovan: The Spy Who Created the OSS and Modern American Espionage
 

Wild Bill Donovan: The Spy Who Created the OSS and Modern American Espionage

Douglas Waller.
 
ListPrice: $30.00
Sale Price: $5.98
 
A mythic figure whose legacy is still intensely debated, "Wild Bill" Donovan was director ...(Read More)

 
 Graven with Diamonds: The Many Lives of Thomas Wyatt: Poet, Lover, Statesman, and Spy in the Court of Henry VIII
 

Graven with Diamonds: The Many Lives of Thomas Wyatt: Poet, Lover, Statesman, and Spy in the Court of Henry VIII

Nicola Shulman.
 
ListPrice: $19.99
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Poet, statesman, spy, lover of Anne Boleyn and favorite both of Henry VIII and his minister Thomas ...(Read More)

 
 Elizabeth's Spy Master: Francis Walsingham and the Secret War that Saved England
 

Elizabeth's Spy Master: Francis Walsingham and the Secret War that Saved England

Robert Hutchinson.
 
Sale Price: $5.98
 
Francis Walsingham, principal secretary to Elizabeth I, was the first modern "spymaster," ...(Read More)

 
 
 Duplicity
 

Duplicity

Julia Roberts, Clive Owen, Tom Wilkinson, Paul Giamatti & others. Tony Gilroy, director.
 
ListPrice: $19.98
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A pair of corporate spies who share a steamy past hook up to pull off the ultimate con job on their ...(Read More)

 
 Operation Fortitude: The Story of the Spy Operation that Saved D-Day
 

Operation Fortitude: The Story of the Spy Operation that Saved D-Day

Joshua Levine.
 
Sale Price: $6.98
 
In addition to the enormous amount of planning and training that went into the Allied invasion of ...(Read More)

 
 Whittaker Chambers: The Spirit of a Counterrevolutionary
 

Whittaker Chambers: The Spirit of a Counterrevolutionary

Richard M. Reinsch II.
 
ListPrice: $24.95
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Whittaker Chambers is largely remembered for his pivotal role in the Alger Hiss spy case. But ...(Read More)

 
 Agent Garbo: The Brilliant, Eccentric Secret Agent Who Tricked Hitler and Saved D-Day
 

Agent Garbo: The Brilliant, Eccentric Secret Agent Who Tricked Hitler and Saved D-Day

Stephan Talty.
 
ListPrice: $15.95
Sale Price: $5.98
 
Before he remade himself as the master spy codenamed Garbo, Juan Pujol was known simply as a ...(Read More)

 
 Sherlock Holmes and the Secret Weapon
 

Sherlock Holmes and the Secret Weapon

Basil Rathbone, Nigel Bruce, Lionel Atwill, Dennis Hoey & others. Roy William Neill, director.
 
ListPrice: $19.98
Sale Price: $4.98
 
In this 1943 film, Sherlock Holmes squares off against his diabolical nemesis Professor Moriarty ...(Read More)

 
 
 Double Death: The True Story of Pryce Lewis, the Civil War's Most Daring Spy
 

Double Death: The True Story of Pryce Lewis, the Civil War's Most Daring Spy

Gavin Mortimer.
 
ListPrice: $26.00
Sale Price: $5.98
 
After an elderly man jumped from New York's World Building in 1911, his death made the front page ...(Read More)

 
 Rose Under Fire
 

Rose Under Fire

Elizabeth Wein.
 
ListPrice: $17.99
Sale Price: $11.95
 
In this companion to Elizabeth Wein's brilliant Edgar Award–winning young adult novel Code Name ...(Read More)

 
 Death is Forever: James Bond
 

Death is Forever: James Bond

John Gardner.
 
Sale Price: $4.98
 
The Cold War is over, at the start of this 1992 James Bond thriller. After two British agents die ...(Read More)

 
 The Spy Who Came in from the Cold: A George Smiley Novel
 

The Spy Who Came in from the Cold: A George Smiley Novel

John le Carre.
 
ListPrice: $15.00
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(Winner of the 1963 Gold Dagger and Edgar Award, and the CWA's one-time special award, the ...(Read More)

 
 The Rebecca Code: Rommel's Spy in North Africa and Operation Kondor
 

The Rebecca Code: Rommel's Spy in North Africa and Operation Kondor

Mark Simmons.
 
Sale Price: $5.98
 
Born to German parents but raised in Egypt, trilingual John Eppler was equally at home in high ...(Read More)

 
 
 The Spy Who Loved: The Secrets and Lives of Christine Granville
 

The Spy Who Loved: The Secrets and Lives of Christine Granville

Clare Mulley.
 
ListPrice: $26.99
Sale Price: $18.95
 
In June 1952, a woman was murdered by an obsessed colleague in a hotel in the South Kensington ...(Read More)

 
 I Lie for a Living: Greatest Spies of All Time
 

I Lie for a Living: Greatest Spies of All Time

Anthony Shugaar. Stephen Guarnaccia, illus. Peter Earnest, foreword.
 
ListPrice: $14.95
Sale Price: $9.95
 
A who's who of spydom from biblical days to recent times, this book from the International Spy ...(Read More)

 
 Operation Fortitude: The Story of the Spies and the Spy Operation that Saved D-Day
 

Operation Fortitude: The Story of the Spies and the Spy Operation that Saved D-Day

Joshua Levine.
 
ListPrice: $24.95
Sale Price: $5.98
 
In addition to the enormous amount of planning and training that went into the Allied invasion of ...(Read More)

 
 The Craft of Intelligence: America's Legendary Spy Master on the Fundamentals of Intelligence Gathering for a Free World
 

The Craft of Intelligence: America's Legendary Spy Master on the Fundamentals of Intelligence Gathering for a Free World

Allen W. Dulles.
 
ListPrice: $18.95
Sale Price: $12.95
 
Originally published in 1963 and later revised by the author, Allen Dulles's classic analysis of ...(Read More)

 
 Edward Bancroft: Scientist, Author, Spy
 

Edward Bancroft: Scientist, Author, Spy

Thomas J. Schaeper.
 
ListPrice: $37.00
Sale Price: $6.98
 
(A Choice Outstanding Academic Title for 2011) Born in Massachusetts in 1745, Edward ...(Read More)

 
 
 The Maid and the Queen: The Secret History of Joan of Arc
 

The Maid and the Queen: The Secret History of Joan of Arc

Nancy Goldstone.
 
ListPrice: $26.95
Sale Price: $6.98
 
The story of Joan of Arc has been told in many ways over the past six centuries, but few of those ...(Read More)

 
 The Company We Keep: A Husband-and-Wife True-Life Spy Story
 

The Company We Keep: A Husband-and-Wife True-Life Spy Story

Robert & Dayna Baer.
 
ListPrice: $15.00
Sale Price: $10.95
 
He was known inside the CIA as one of the best operatives working the Middle East—a man who'd been ...(Read More)

 
 Alger Hiss: Why He Chose Treason
 

Alger Hiss: Why He Chose Treason

Christina Shelton.
 
ListPrice: $26.00
Sale Price: $6.98
 
In 1948 former U.S. State Department official Alger Hiss, a participant at the Yalta Conference and ...(Read More)

 
 Dick Barton: Special Agent Collection
 

Dick Barton: Special Agent Collection

Tony Vogel, James Cosmo, Anthony Heaton & others. James Hill & Jon Scoffield, directors.
 
ListPrice: $29.99
Sale Price: $7.98
 
An enormously popular BBC radio program, Dick Barton: Special Agent ran each weekday from ...(Read More)

 
 Bridge of Spies: A True Story of the Cold War
 

Bridge of Spies: A True Story of the Cold War

Giles Whittell.
 
ListPrice: $24.99
Sale Price: $5.98
 
February 10, 1962. Who were the three men that the American and Soviet superpowers exchanged at ...(Read More)

 
 
 Sex on the Moon: The Amazing Story Behind the Most Audacious Heist in History
 

Sex on the Moon: The Amazing Story Behind the Most Audacious Heist in History

Ben Mezrich.
 
ListPrice: $26.95
Sale Price: $4.98
 
Thad Roberts, a fellow in a prestigious NASA program, had an idea—a romantic, crazy idea—that he ...(Read More)

 
 Prophecy
 

Prophecy

S.J. Parris.
 
ListPrice: $26.95
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In this follow-up to his debut in S.J. Parris's enormously popular Heresy, Giordano Bruno ...(Read More)

 
 Dangerous Edge: A Life of Graham Greene
 

Dangerous Edge: A Life of Graham Greene

Sir Derek Jacobi, narrator. Thomas P. O'Connor, director.
 
ListPrice: $24.99
Sale Price: $15.95
 
British actor Derek Jacobi narrates this portrait of author Graham Greene: a British spy, doubting ...(Read More)

 
 The Holy Thief
 

The Holy Thief

William Ryan.
 
ListPrice: $14.99
Sale Price: $3.98
 
In 1936 Moscow, Captain Alexei Korolev of the Moscow Militia is assigned to investigate the murder ...(Read More)

 
 The Eitingons: A Twentieth-Century Story
 

The Eitingons: A Twentieth-Century Story

Mary-Kay Wilmers.
 
ListPrice: $34.95
Sale Price: $6.98
 
In this stunning family saga that mixes the fur trade, psychoanalysis, and Trotsky, Leonid Eitingon ...(Read More)

 
 
 Papa Spy: Love, Faith, and Betrayal in Wartime Spain
 

Papa Spy: Love, Faith, and Betrayal in Wartime Spain

Jimmy Burns.
 
ListPrice: $26.00
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With the declaration of war in 1939, a dashing young publisher named Tom Burns left his business ...(Read More)

 
 The Man with the Baltic Stare: An Inspector O Novel
 

The Man with the Baltic Stare: An Inspector O Novel

James Church.
 
ListPrice: $14.99
Sale Price: $3.98
 
In his fourth outing, after Bamboo and Blood, the wily North Korean police detective known ...(Read More)

 
 The Terminal Spy
 

The Terminal Spy

Alan S. Cowell.
 
ListPrice: $16.00
Sale Price: $11.95
 
After sipping tea in a London hotel, former KGB officer Alexander Litvinenko, a vocal critic of the ...(Read More)

 
 The Craft of Intelligence: America's Legendary Spy Master on the Fundamentals of Intelligence Gathering for a Free World
 

The Craft of Intelligence: America's Legendary Spy Master on the Fundamentals of Intelligence Gathering for a Free World

Allen W. Dulles.
 
ListPrice: $18.95
Sale Price: $12.95
 
Originally published in 1963 and later revised by the author, Allen Dulles's classic analysis ...(Read More)

 
 Manufacturing Hysteria: A History of Scapegoating, Surveillance, and Secrecy in Modern America
 

Manufacturing Hysteria: A History of Scapegoating, Surveillance, and Secrecy in Modern America

Jay Feldman.
 
ListPrice: $28.95
Sale Price: $5.98
 
In his vital, engaging, sometimes troubling story of modern America's struggle to live up to its ...(Read More)

 
 
 The Lost Spy: An American in Stalin's Secret Service
 

The Lost Spy: An American in Stalin's Secret Service

Andrew Meier.
 
ListPrice: $18.95
Sale Price: $4.98
 
For half a century the case of Isaiah Oggins, a 1920s New York intellectual brutally murdered on ...(Read More)

 
   
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