Dušan “Duško” Popov, OBE was a Serbian double agent who served as part of the MI6 and In , he published an autobiography titled Spy/Counterspy, in which he recounted his wartime exploits. Popov is considered one of Ian. Spy/Counterspy has ratings and 20 reviews. Horace said: found this together with Summer Chills, but i remember it was given to me by the owner of an. Find Spy/Counterspy by Popov, Dusko at Biblio. Uncommonly good collectible and rare books from uncommonly good booksellers.
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His movements had been tracked by undercover agents beforehand and duskoo acquaintances questioned. In fact, he was one of Britain’s most successful double agents. From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia.
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My book reveals the three possible men who would have killed Jebsen, and the man I believe Popov killed. One person found this helpful. He told Popov that he had joined his family’s shipping business after graduating from Freiburg and explained that he needed a Yugoslav shipping license to evade the Allied naval blockade at Trieste. The autobiography of Dusko Popov 4. The book is told in a novel-type form, so it makes it much more readable and enjoyable.
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Best book I have ever read. Sex, Lies and Spies. Spy Counter Spy Hardcover.
Popov himself has said Hoover was quite suspicious and distrustful of him and, according to author Coumterspy “Mole” Wood, when Hoover discovered Popov had brought a woman from New York to Florida, threatened to have him arrested under the Mann Act if he did not leave the US immediately. A wealthy lawyer, debonair ladies’ man, consummate actor, and courageous gambler, Dusko Popov played the role of playboy among the top echelons of British society to become one of Germany’s most trusted spies.
The two grew close, largely due to their raucous lifestyle and a shared interest in sports vehicles.
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His extreme courage and intelligence made Popov the most important double-agent in the Second World War. Amazon Advertising Find, attract, and engage customers.
Amazon Restaurants Food delivery from local restaurants. Federica rated it ckunterspy it Oct 14, One is disinclined to believe some things Popov wrote, but it’s still a fun romp through the secret war of WWII.
Popov wrote that his name was Walter Salzer, which is fictitious. This was the spy that was coutnerspy by Fleming to weight James Bond. I truly believe this is popvo greatest Spy book I ever read!
Definitely a worthwhile, if under-appreciated, book. Learn more about Amazon Prime. Withoutabox Submit to Film Festivals. Apr 28, Carol rated it it was amazing. Popov used his cover position to report periodically to his Abwehr handlers in Portugal. Hard to believe he pulled it off as he did. Just a moment while we sign you in to your Goodreads account. Your recently viewed items and featured recommendations.
After only four months, he was expelled following an altercation with a teacher. Jebsen’s death at the hands of the Nazis had a profound emotional impact on Popov. Used – Very Good. In my next life I would like to be a double agent not really like Mr. Jondal Book Search Condition: In very good condition.
As a result, Hitler kept many duwko away from the Normandy beaches, and even after the landing began he still wouldn’t move them because he was convinced that the real landing was going to be somewhere else. He was disappointed that many foreign students appeared to be swayed by the syp arguments espoused there. Masterman ‘s book The Double Cross System. InPopov’s father enrolled him into Ewell Castlea prestigious preparatory school in Surrey. Heavy wear to cover.
Popov expressed gratitude and told Jebsen that counterspt he was ever in need of any assistance he needed only ask. And who said nonfiction was boring? Customers who viewed this item also viewed. Quite Good 1st print Panther paperback, a classic of WW2 espionage with connections to