Young Philby, Paperback


Englishman Harold Adrian Russell Philby, nicknamed Kim, slips onto the Russian freighter Domatova as it quietly sails out of the Beirut harbour.

A spy for the Soviet Union, he flees the Lebanese capital with just the clothes on his back and uncertainty over his fate in Moscow.

Will he be welcomed as a senior Soviet intelligence officer?

Will the Great Game he's so keen on playing have a third act? Or will the Heart of Darkness have a more sinister purpose?

Impossible to put down, Young Philby paints a vivid picture about one of recent history's most fascinating and subtle spies.




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