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CPGB Communist Party of Great Britain. CPSU Communist Party of the Soviet Union. CPUSA Communist Party of the United States of America. DOL Department of Labor (USA). DOS Department of State (USA). FBI Federal Bureau of Investigation of the USA. FO British Foreign Office. Fourth Department The foreign branch of Soviet military intelligence, a termin use from 1924–1937, often interchangeably with Razvedupr. Gestapo Geheimes Staatspolizeiamt: Secret State Police of Nazi Germany, headed by Heinrich Himmler, 1936–1945.
Spies—Soviet Union—Biography. 7. Soviet Union—Politics and government. I. West, Nigel. II. Title. 1247/0092 B In memory of Helen Bates Yakobson and those evening classes at GWU after Sputnik. TABLE OF CONTENTS Introduction by Nigel West Abbreviations and Terms Preface to the Paperback Edition PART I The Killing Machine: Lies, Torture and Execution (June 1899–October 1937) 1. New Songs of Freedom 2. Legal and Illegal 3. The Counterfeiting Caper 4. Fascism on the March 5. Antiquarian in The Hague 6.
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