The Second Oldest Profession: The Spy as Bureaucrat, Patriot, Fantasist and Whore

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André Deutsch, 1986 - True Crime - 436 pages
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Review: The Second Oldest Profession: Spies and Spying in the Twentieth Century

User Review  - Mark Hamilton - Goodreads

This book, which I read in 2006, was the first step leading me, unwittingly, on the path of classical liberalism. Knightley shows how the 20th century's first government spy agency MI5 began--not to ... Read full review

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User Review  - Jeff - Goodreads

A decent book, though not exactly what I thought I was buying. I thought I'd be getting something with a bit more low-level Cloak and Dagger spying details, but that's not what this is; it's more of a ... Read full review

Contents

Introduction
3
Governments Spies and Fairy Tales
9
The Legends Grow
29
Copyright

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