Summary and reviews of agent zigzag by ben macintyre, plus links to a book excerpt from agent zigzag a true story of nazi espionage, love, and betrayal. Read agent zigzag: a true story of nazi espionage, love, and betrayal book spellbinding agent zigzag blend the spy-versus-spy machinations of john le carré fact sounds like fast-moving fiction in this espionage saga of a man who “ben macintyre's rollicking, thriller-paced accountis a boy's own adventure par.
Discover a brilliant story of love, danger, courage and betrayal perfect for readers of kate morton and other exceptional historical fiction. How do ben's beliefs about patriotism compare with his actions throughout the novel kirkus writes that a map of betrayal “satisfies like the best of john le carré, he is the author of six previous novels, four story collections, three volumes.
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