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The Resource The terminal spy : a true story of espionage, betrayal, and murder, Alan S. Cowell

The terminal spy : a true story of espionage, betrayal, and murder, Alan S. Cowell

Label
The terminal spy : a true story of espionage, betrayal, and murder
Title
The terminal spy
Title remainder
a true story of espionage, betrayal, and murder
Statement of responsibility
Alan S. Cowell
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Fatally poisoned by a rare radioactive isotope slipped into his drink, Russian emigre Alexander Litvinenko issued a dramatic deathbed statement accusing Russian president Vladimir Putin himself of engineering his murder. Alan S. Cowell, then London Bureau Chief of the "New York Times," who covered the story from its inception, has written the definitive story of this assassination and of the profound international implications of this first act of nuclear terrorism
Biography type
individual biography
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Cowell, Alan
Dewey number
  • 327.12470092
  • B
Index
index present
LC call number
JN6695.A55
LC item number
I606 2008
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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  • Litvinenko, Alexander
  • Spies
  • Dissenters
  • Political crimes and offenses
  • Federalʹnai͡a sluzhba bezopasnosti Rossii
  • Murder
  • Russia (Federation)
Label
The terminal spy : a true story of espionage, betrayal, and murder, Alan S. Cowell
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 431-432)
Contents
Broken homes, broken empire -- Poor man, rich man -- Acolytes -- Renegade -- War stories -- From Russia with stealth -- Siloviki -- Gilded exiles -- Crown protection? -- A rolodex to die for -- Poison and PR -- Invisible assassin -- The polonium trail -- Hit men or fall-guys? -- Putin's doppelgänger
Control code
ocn213466260
Dimensions
25 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
xiv, 432 p.
Isbn
9780385523554
Lccn
2008011061
System control number
(OCoLC)213466260
Label
The terminal spy : a true story of espionage, betrayal, and murder, Alan S. Cowell
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 431-432)
Contents
Broken homes, broken empire -- Poor man, rich man -- Acolytes -- Renegade -- War stories -- From Russia with stealth -- Siloviki -- Gilded exiles -- Crown protection? -- A rolodex to die for -- Poison and PR -- Invisible assassin -- The polonium trail -- Hit men or fall-guys? -- Putin's doppelgänger
Control code
ocn213466260
Dimensions
25 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
xiv, 432 p.
Isbn
9780385523554
Lccn
2008011061
System control number
(OCoLC)213466260

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