By William Christie
"[A] panoramic, shrewdpermanent, highly relaxing thriller"—The big apple instances e-book Review
“A unmarried spy—in the fitting position and on the correct moment—may switch the process history.”
Alexsi Ivanovich Smirnov, an orphan and a thief, has been residing via his wits and surviving under the ever-watchful eye of the Soviet process until eventually his good fortune eventually runs out. In 1936, on the age of sixteen, Alexsi is stuck by way of the NKVD and transported to Moscow. There, within the infamous headquarters of the key police, he's given a decision: study and inserted as a secret agent into Nazi Germany lower than the id of his most sensible good friend, the lengthy misplaced nephew of a excessive score Nazi professional, or disappear endlessly within the basement of the Lubyanka. For Alexsi, it’s no selection in any respect.
Over the process the following seven years, Alexsi has to dwell his function, that of the committed nephew of a excessive Nazi authentic, and eventually works for the mythical German spymaster Wilhelm Canaris as an intelligence agent within the Abwehr. the entire whereas, appearing as a double agent—reporting again to the NKVD and heading off detection through the Gestapo. Trapped among the implacable forces of 2 of the main infamous dictatorships in historical past, and really dependable to no one yet himself, Alexsi’s target continues to be the same—survival.
In 1943, Alexsi is selected through the Gestapo to spearhead some of the most determined operations of the war—to infiltrate the location of the approaching Tehran convention among Churchill, Roosevelt, and Stalin, and set them as much as be assassinated. For Alexsi, it’s the instant of fact; for the remainder of the realm, the long run is at stake.
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