The year is 1954. Joseph Stalin is dead, and Kremlin insiders are circling one another, plotting to succeed him. In a distant part of the Soviet Empire, United States and British commandoes take advantage of the chaos to begin a mission to overthrow the Soviet-controlled government of Albania. The effort is doomed from the outset -- jinxed by a traitor.
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Review: High Jinx: Blackford Oakes Mystery (Blackford Oakes #7)User Review - RL Anderson - Goodreads
An excellent Cold War mystery/thriller by one of the greatest authors of that genre, the late great William Buckley. I started reading Buckley because I enjoyed his political commentaries, being of a ... Read full review
Review: High Jinx: Blackford Oakes Mystery (Blackford Oakes #7)User Review - Goodreads
not much into spy stuff, but pretty good story (historical fiction); main character (as critics point out) is somewhat uninteresting