King of Spies: The Dark Reign of America's Spymaster in Korea

  • 270 pages
  • English
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King of Spies: The Dark Reign of America's Spymaster in Korea

⌏ Early reader series ߽ By Blaine Harden ᠈ A good yarn and a timely one appearing as Americans are once again pondering the possibility of war with North Korea Mary Louise Kelly, Washington PostCompellingly told St Louis Post Dispatch A masterful work of narrative history South China Morning PostA rip roaring expos King of Spies is set in the 1940s and 50s, but the conundrum at its center is timeless do the ends of effective espionage justify the actions of dangerous men employing dubious means With 21st century America globally engaged in black operations, under questionable oversight, that question remains as pertinent today as ever Asia Times Provocative a must read Library Journal starred review Hardens Nichols is both a victim and an exemplar of a war that most Americans never debated, let alone understood Publishers WeeklyAn engrossing hidden history of wartime espionage, with elements of derring do and moral barbarity Harden ably connects his ominous central figure to the larger mysterious, unresolved narrative of the Korean conflict.Fascinating Kirkus ReviewsJaw droppingly good a quirky, unlikely, thrilling true story of intrigue and daring and depravity told by a master of the genre.David Maraniss, author of Once in a Great City A Detroit Story King of Spies is a dark story of espionage and evil by a wild American militaryspymaster in Korea, a tale both revelatory and tragic Blaine Harden s superb book throws open a long ignored chapter in the Korean War a compelling and disturbing read, not to be missed David E Hoffman, author of The Billion Dollar Spy A True Story of Cold War Espionage and Betrayal Blaine Harden has now produced a fascinating trilogy of stranger than fiction books about North Korea His latest, King of Spies, is about a gay middle school dropout who was one of the few U.S officials to predict the outbreak of the Korean War and whose espionage activities had a profound impact on the course of the war.Youve probably never heard of Donald Nichols, but youll never forget him after reading King of Spies. Barbara Demick, author of Nothing to Envy Ordinary Lives in North Korea A thrilling real life spy story told by a terrific writer Tim Weiner, author of Legacy of Ashes The History of the CIA Blaine Harden has done what no one else thought to do in seven decades Hes brought us the full, secret,astonishingstory of one of the most improbably powerful characters in American history, and he has done so with crystalline writing and in jaw dropping detail Steve Twomey, author of Countdown to Pearl Harbor The Twelve Days to the AttackMany accounts of the Korean War are full of mystery, hinting at horrific crimes and large scale covert operations King of Spies pierces that mystery through the story of a remarkable American operative who took his mission to mind boggling extremes The adventures that fill these pages, from bleak battlefields to the corridors of power, tell us much about how the world really works Stephen Kinzer, author of Overthrow America s Century of Regime Change from Hawaii to Iraq Praise for The Great Leader and the Fighter Pilot Blaine Harden has done than anyone else to bring North Korea to a mass audience Thrilling stuff The Washington PostA riveting book that makes the history of North Korea accessible to the general reader Wall Street JournalAn eminently readable picture of our most under remembered war The Daily BeastPraise for Escape From Camp 14 Harden s book, besides being a gripping story, unsparingly told, carries a freight of intelligence about this black hole of a country Bill Keller, The New York Times A remarkable story The Wall Street Journal A riveting new biography If you want a singular perspective on what goes on inside the rogue regime, then you must read this story CNNBlaine Harden has served as The Washington Posts bureau chief in Northeast Asia, Eastern Europe, and Africa He was a national correspondent for The New York Times and has contributed to The Economist, PBS Frontline, Time, and Foreign Policy.He is the author of The Great Leader and the Fighter Pilot Escape From Camp 14, an international bestseller that has been published in 28 languages A River Lost and Africa Dispatches from a Fragile Continent, which won a Pen American Center citation for a first book of non fiction. 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