Download E-books The Ipcress File PDF

By Len Deighton

Len Deighton's vintage first novel, whose protagonist is a anonymous undercover agent - later christened Harry Palmer and made well-known around the world within the iconic Nineteen Sixties movie starring Michael Caine. The Ipcress dossier was once not just Len Deighton's first novel, it used to be his first bestseller and the ebook that broke the mildew of mystery writing. For the operating classification narrator, an it seems that ordinary undertaking to discover a lacking biochemist turns into a trip to the center of a dismal and lethal conspiracy. The movie of The Ipcress dossier gave Michael Caine certainly one of his first and nonetheless such a lot celebrated starring roles, whereas the radical itself has turn into a vintage.

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Download E-books Codes, Ciphers and Secret Writing (Dover Children's Activity Books) PDF

By Martin Gardner

"A interesting, hard book." ― A.L.A. Booklist
Learn to take advantage of crucial codes and techniques of mystery communique in use for the reason that precedent days. Cipher and decipher codes utilized by spies. discover the recognized codes that modified the destiny of countries and political leaders. and luxuriate in hours of enjoyable experimenting with cryptography ― the technology of mystery writing.
Beginning with basic letter substitutions and transposition ciphers, world-famous technological know-how author Martin Gardner explains easy methods to holiday advanced polyalphabetical ciphers and codes labored with grids, squares, triangles, and charts. you will study codes which are keyed to typewriters and cellphone dials . . . even codes that use cards, knots, and swizzle sticks. test with invisible writing ― inks that glow in black mild and switch purple less than warmth ― and discover the chances of sending messages via outer house to unknown worlds.
Using this e-book, you could clear up the traditionally recognized Playfair Cipher utilized by Australia in international warfare II, the Pigpen Cipher utilized by accomplice squaddies in the course of the Civil conflict, Thomas Jefferson's Wheel Cipher, the Beaufort method utilized by the British Royal military, codes devised through authors for heroes in literature ― Sherlock Holmes, Captain Kidd, and the Shadow. and you may take pleasure in experimenting with weird and wonderful equipment of message sending ― the Dot Code, Knot Code, Swizzle Code, and extra.
Young cryptanalysts, cipher lovers, and puzzlists of every age will locate hours of intrigue and problem in Codes, Ciphers and mystery Writing.
"A stimulating needs to for the intermediate cryptographer." ― The Kirkus Reviews

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Download E-books Defend the Realm: The Authorized History of MI5 PDF

By Christopher Andrew

For over a hundred years, the brokers of MI5 have defended Britain opposed to enemy subversion. Their paintings has remained shrouded in secrecy—until now. This first-ever approved account unearths the British safeguard provider as by no means prior to: its internal workings, its clandestine operations, its mess ups and its triumphs.

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Download E-books The Talbot Odyssey PDF

By Nelson DeMille

IT begun AS an easy undercover agent HUNT.

IT grew to become A determined conflict to save lots of THE WEST.

For 40 years Western intelligence brokers have recognized a negative mystery: the Russians have a mole -- code-named Talbot -- contained in the CIA. before everything Talbot is suspected of killing eu brokers. Then a street-smart ex-cop uncovers a hurricane of espionage and homicide at the streets of recent York, whereas in an extended Island suburb a civic demonstration opposed to the Russian undertaking mask a determined duel of nerves and wits.

Engineered via Talbot, a shadow international of suspicion and deceit is spilling onto the streets -- resulting in a brand new Soviet weapon and a first-strike conflict plan threatening the principles of yank government.

For the united states, time is operating out. For Talbot, the time is now.

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Download E-books Chinese Agent, The PDF

By Michael Moorcock

Kirkus stories -
Ex-con Jerry Cornell, made of the seamiest of London's byways and dealing lower than duress for British Intelligence, lands correct facet up during this spottily humorous spoof of the Bond-bred style. while a Chinese-American jewel thief is through mistake passed a package deal of pink China-bound secrets and techniques within the Tower of London (all chinese language glance alike), a staff of not likely originals supply chase--Jerry, a most sensible chinese language agent with a poetic mind's eye, a fading Mata Hari, gals and gaffers, and an Inspector named Crapper. by some means Peking is shipped packing. Has its moments.

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Download E-books Heroes Proved PDF

The New York Times bestselling, “heart-thumping” (Sean Hannity) espionage mystery from #1 bestselling writer Oliver North bargains an epic story of America’s destiny within the 12 months 2032, concerning the kidnapping of a favorite physicist who understands too many kingdom secrets and techniques for the president’s liking—especially in a re-election year.

The kidnapping of Martin Cohen, an MIT physicist who's aware of delicate medical details, from a Houston power convention via Islamic terrorists sparks a excessive stakes video game of overseas cat and mouse.

The NRA has been outlawed; the USA army has been gutted; Conservative Christians, dubbed ANARKS, were categorized an international conspiracy and feature been principally pushed underground. The Caliphate is now a superpower, dwelling in Israel. The White home is occupied by means of a repressive innovative regime, keen about the impending presidential election.

Peter Newman, safety advisor and previous embellished conflict hero, is set to rescue Cohen. The president, frightened that her reelection should be endangered via the reemergence of terrorism, will cease at not anything to maintain the abduction a mystery. The White residence condemns the abduction because the paintings of ANARKS, then has the specialists model Newman an ANARK. Newman is therefore pressured to circumvent the legislations whereas additionally getting ready to rescue the kidnap sufferer with assistance from his father—also a embellished warfare hero—along with a patriotic US senator and a band of targeted forces operatives.

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Download E-books Victory and Honor (Honor Bound) PDF

By W.E.B. Griffin

W.E. B. Griffin returns to his Honor sure sequence set within the shadows of worldwide struggle II espionage in South the United States…

May 1945: simply weeks after Hitler’s suicide, Cletus Frade and his colleagues within the workplace of Strategic companies are combating a number of new and lethal battles. the 1st is political—with each division from Treasury to battle to the FBI grabbing for OSS covert brokers and resources. the second one is military—with the OSS having smuggled Germans into Argentina for years as a result of their wisdom of Soviet KGB brokers in America’s atomic bomb software. The 3rd matters what will be the subsequent international conflict opposed to crimson Joe Stalin and his voracious pursuits.

To get an early virtue, Frade has been carrying out a mystery and bold operation opposed to the Communists. yet to do it undetected, he and his males needs to stroll a perilously darkish line. simply because all it takes is one slip—and each person turns into a casualty of war.

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Download E-books War of Numbers: An Intelligence Memoir PDF

Sam Adams enjoyed intelligence paintings, and that enthusiasm shines all through this memoir of his years with the critical Intelligence employer. His profession used to be ruled through an epic fight over Vietnam -- over army makes an attempt to conceal the real dimension of the enemy forces there, and over the integrity of the intelligence strategy. Adams's insistence on telling the reality triggered an ungodly ruckus in either Washington and Saigon on the time, and years later, after the CIA had threatened to fireplace him (on 13 occasions!) and he had give up the employer in disgust, Adams introduced his tale again as much as the outside extra loudly than ever in a CBS tv documentary which finally led to a infamous trial on libel fees introduced through common William Westmoreland.
After leaving the CIA, Adams sat all the way down to write an account of his lifestyles on the organisation. There is not anything else rather just like the tale he tells.

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Download E-books Meridian (Quiller, Book 17) PDF

By Adam Hall

The Quiller sequence specializes in a solitary, hugely able undercover agent (named after Sir Arthur Quiller-Couch) who works (generally on my own) for a central authority bureau that "doesn't exist" and narrates his personal adventures. Quiller (not his genuine identify) occupies a literary heart flooring among James Bondand John le Carré. he's a talented driving force, pilot, diver, and linguist, yet doesn't hold a gun.

The sequence is especially stylized, that includes excessive depictions of secret agent tradecraft relationships, impressive bounce cuts among chapters, and deep, occasionally self-pitying inside monologues. the 1st of the Quiller novels, The Berlin Memorandum (1965) (retitled The Quiller Memorandum within the US) received an Edgar Award, from the secret Writers of the USA, for most sensible Novel. It used to be filmed in 1966 below its US identify with a screenplay through Harold Pinter and starred George Segal and Alec Guinness. It used to be additionally tailored right into a 1975 British tv sequence, that includes Michael Jayston.

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