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Moscow station how the KGB penetrated the American Embassy by Ronald Kessler

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Published by Pocket Books in New York .
Written in English


  • Soviet Union. -- Komitet gosudarstvennoĭ bezopasnosti,
  • United States. -- Embassy (Soviet Union),
  • Espionage -- Soviet Union

Book details:

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references and index.

StatementRonald Kessler.
LC ClassificationsUB271.R9 K46 1990
The Physical Object
Paginationxi, 340 p., [8] p. of plates :
Number of Pages340
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL22947296M
ISBN 100671693387

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