Agent Sonya : Moscow's most daring wartime spy
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New York : Crown, [2020].
Edition
First edition.
Physical Desc
xviii, 377 pages, 16 unnumbered pages of plates : illustrations (some color), maps ; 25 cm
Status
Round Rock Public Library - Adult (2nd floor)  1 available
NF 923.41 WERNER, R 2020

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Book
Language
English
ISBN
0593136306, 9780593136300

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Bibliography
Includes bibliographical references (pages 351-354) and index.
Description
"The ... true story of the most important female spy in history: an agent code-named "Sonya," who set the stage for the Cold War. In 1942, in a quiet village in the leafy English Cotswolds, a thin, elegant woman lived in a small cottage with her three children and her husband, who worked as a machinist nearby. Ursula Burton was friendly but reserved, and spoke English with a slight foreign accent. By all accounts, she seemed to be living a simple, unassuming life. Her neighbors in the village knew little about her. They didn't know that she was a high-ranking Soviet intelligence officer. They didn't know that her husband was also a spy, or that she was running powerful agents across Europe. Behind the facade of her picturesque life, Burton was a dedicated Communist, a Soviet colonel, and a veteran agent, gathering the scientific secrets that would enable the Soviet Union to build the bomb."--,From publisher's description.
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APA Citation, 7th Edition (style guide)

Macintyre, B. (2020). Agent Sonya: Moscow's most daring wartime spy (First edition.). Crown.

Chicago / Turabian - Author Date Citation, 17th Edition (style guide)

Macintyre, Ben, 1963-. 2020. Agent Sonya: Moscow's Most Daring Wartime Spy. New York: Crown.

Chicago / Turabian - Humanities (Notes and Bibliography) Citation, 17th Edition (style guide)

Macintyre, Ben, 1963-. Agent Sonya: Moscow's Most Daring Wartime Spy New York: Crown, 2020.

MLA Citation, 9th Edition (style guide)

Macintyre, Ben. Agent Sonya: Moscow's Most Daring Wartime Spy First edition., Crown, 2020.

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