9780300156768

The Invisible Harry Gold; The Man Who Gave the Soviets the Atom Bomb

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  • ISBN13:

    9780300156768

  • ISBN10:

    0300156766

  • Format: Trade Book
  • Copyright: 9/28/2010
  • Publisher: Yale University Press
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Summary

In the history of Soviet espionage in America, few people figure more crucially than Harry Gold, a Russian Jewish immigrant who spied for the Soviets from 1935 until 1950. Hornblum paints a surprising portrait of this notorious yet unknown figure.

Author Biography

Allen Hornblum has been executive director of Americans for Democratic Action, chief of staff of the Philadelphia Sheriff’s Office, and college lecturer. His previous books include Sentenced to Science, Acres of Skin, and Confessions of a Second Story Man. He lives in Philadelphia.

Table of Contents

Prefacep. ix
The Spy
South Philadelphiap. 3
A Debt Repaidp. 23
The Novice Spyp. 43
The Evolution of a Secret Agentp. 59
Semenov, Slack, and Brothmanp. 81
Dr. Klaus Fuchsp. 105
The Los Alamos Papersp. 129
The Postwar Yearsp. 154
The Hunt for Raymondp. 176
The Fatal Wordsp. 195
The Prisoner
Conversionp. 219
To Make Amendsp. 241
Prisoner 19312-NEp. 275
State of Mindp. 296
The Campaign for Parolep. 319
Returnp. 340
Epiloguep. 357
Notesp. 365
Bibliographyp. 427
Acknowledgmentsp. 435
Indexp. 439
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