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The Resource Guy Burgess : the spy who knew everyone, Stewart Purvis and Jeff Hulbert

Guy Burgess : the spy who knew everyone, Stewart Purvis and Jeff Hulbert

Label
Guy Burgess : the spy who knew everyone
Title
Guy Burgess
Title remainder
the spy who knew everyone
Statement of responsibility
Stewart Purvis and Jeff Hulbert
Title variation
Spy who knew everyone
Creator
Contributor
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
The first, full biography of Guy Burgess reveals the extent of his espionage and culminates in new relevations about his last days in Moscow
Biography type
individual biography
Cataloging source
WWBK
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Purvis, Stewart
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • portraits
  • plates
Index
index present
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Hulbert, Jeff
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Burgess, Guy
  • Cold War
  • Espionage
  • Spies
  • Espionage, Soviet
  • Spies
Label
Guy Burgess : the spy who knew everyone, Stewart Purvis and Jeff Hulbert
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • text
  • still image
Content type code
  • txt
  • sti
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Contents
  • Machine generated contents note: 1.`A Normal, Healthy, English Boy' -- A disrupted education, 1911--30 -- 2.`A Real Rapscallion' -- A scholarship student goes rogue, 1930--36 -- 3.`Mr Burgess is Away Today' -- Serving more than one master, 1936--38 -- 4.I Am `Anxious To Appoint A Mr Guy Burgess' -- British Intelligence embraces a KGB spy, 1938--41 -- 5.`Everyone Under The Sun' -- Networking at Westminster, 1941--44 -- 6.`An Important Promotion That Can Be Put To Valuable Use' -- Properly established in the establishment, 1944--50 -- 7.`Good Reason To Hope He Would Make A Useful Career' -- Crucial decisions at the Foreign Office and MI5, 1950--51 -- 8.`This Peculiarly British Field Of Counter-Espionage' -- And then there were five spies, or was it six or seven? 1951 onwards -- 9.`I Had No Idea How Much I Was Loathed' -- Settling into the USSR, 1951--56 -- 10.`I Would Rather Like To Go Back To England' -- Decline and death, 1956--63 --
  • Contents note continued: 11.`Burgess Is, Of Course, Brigadier Brilliant' -- Towards the truth, 1951--2016
Control code
000057097420
Dimensions
25 cm.
Extent
ix, 470 pages, 8 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9781849549134
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other control number
99966068644
Other physical details
illustrations, portraits
System control number
(OCoLC)923553744
Label
Guy Burgess : the spy who knew everyone, Stewart Purvis and Jeff Hulbert
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • text
  • still image
Content type code
  • txt
  • sti
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Contents
  • Machine generated contents note: 1.`A Normal, Healthy, English Boy' -- A disrupted education, 1911--30 -- 2.`A Real Rapscallion' -- A scholarship student goes rogue, 1930--36 -- 3.`Mr Burgess is Away Today' -- Serving more than one master, 1936--38 -- 4.I Am `Anxious To Appoint A Mr Guy Burgess' -- British Intelligence embraces a KGB spy, 1938--41 -- 5.`Everyone Under The Sun' -- Networking at Westminster, 1941--44 -- 6.`An Important Promotion That Can Be Put To Valuable Use' -- Properly established in the establishment, 1944--50 -- 7.`Good Reason To Hope He Would Make A Useful Career' -- Crucial decisions at the Foreign Office and MI5, 1950--51 -- 8.`This Peculiarly British Field Of Counter-Espionage' -- And then there were five spies, or was it six or seven? 1951 onwards -- 9.`I Had No Idea How Much I Was Loathed' -- Settling into the USSR, 1951--56 -- 10.`I Would Rather Like To Go Back To England' -- Decline and death, 1956--63 --
  • Contents note continued: 11.`Burgess Is, Of Course, Brigadier Brilliant' -- Towards the truth, 1951--2016
Control code
000057097420
Dimensions
25 cm.
Extent
ix, 470 pages, 8 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9781849549134
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other control number
99966068644
Other physical details
illustrations, portraits
System control number
(OCoLC)923553744

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