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By Gary Kern

This is the 1st e-book to get better all unique records published by way of the British information in 2002 and by way of the FBI, finishing the author's ten-year study.

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New Songs of Freedom 2. Legal and Illegal 3. The Counterfeiting Caper 4. Fascism on the March 5. Antiquarian in The Hague 6. The Other War in Spain 7. The Gemini Defectors 8. New Year in Moscow 9. The Stalin Terror 10. How Heroes Were Broken 11. One Gigantic Madhouse 12. The NKVD Loyalty Test 13. A World Gone Forever 14. The Last Straw PART II No Man’s Land: Spies, Betrayal and Assassination (October 1937–November 1938) 15. Kruzia 16. TULIP, SONNY BOY and RESENTMENT 17. The Doomed World 18. A Checklist of Assassinations PART III The New World: Friends, Bureaucrats and Fellow Travelers (November 1938–November 1940) 19.

Hence the massive espionage effort to steal Western science and technology, including the atomic bomb, permitting the Soviet Union to rise up in military power to a level challenging the United States. Once a relative balance of nuclear terror was achieved, so that each side earnestly sought to avoid military conflict with the other, the Soviet government adopted a policy of ideological warfare, a concerted long-range program of intelligence and propaganda operations intended to undermine and win over the West, so as finally to establish an atheist, socialist, Bolshevized world—the One State.

Indeed, SIS recognition of Krivitsky’s value can be ascertained from the fact that his file continued to be in active use for more than three decades after his death, and that some of the most senior British intelligence personnel, including (Sir) Dick White, (Sir) Roger Hollis and (Sir) Maurice Oldfield consulted it and took an active interest in several of the cases which arose from it, several of which had long-term implications. , one of dozens of Comintern agents named by Krivitsky with quite overt links to their local Communist Party.

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