I Pledge Allegiance -: The True Story of the Walkers : an American Spy Family

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Pocket Books, Oct 1, 1989 - Anti-submarine warfare. - 496 pages
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Here is an espionage story that is shocking because it is the true account of John Walker, a Navy Communications expert, who recruited his son, his brother, and his best friend to form the most damaging spy ring in American history. Will be presented as a 5-hour TV mini-series on CBS.

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I pledge allegiance--: the true story of the Walkers: an American spy family

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The author writes of Johnny Walker, the flamboyant mastermind of one of the most damaging spy rings in U.S. history, "His only loyalty was to the elaborate game he was playing.'' Unlike John Barron's ... Read full review

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An outstanding account of the infamous Walker family. Led by Naval officer John Walker (not to be confused with "American Taliban" John Walker) his brother and son joined him in his treasonous ... Read full review

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Howard Blum (born in 1948) is an American author and journalist. Blum earned his undergraduate degree from Stanford University, where he also received an M.A. in government in 1970. He was formerly a reporter for the The Village Voice and The New York Times, where he earned two Pulitzer Prize nominations. Since 1994 he has been a contributing editor at Vanity Fair. Blum has also authored several non-fiction books, including the New York Times bestseller and Edgar Award winner: American Lightning: Terror, Mystery, the Birth of Hollywood, and the Crime of the Century.

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