Sword and the Shield The Mitrokhin Archive and the Secret History of the KGB

ISBN-10: 0465003125

ISBN-13: 9780465003129

Edition: N/A

Authors: Christopher Andrew, Vasili Mitrokhin

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List price: $27.50
Publisher: Basic Books
Publication date: 8/29/2000
Binding: Paperback
Pages: 736
Size: 5.75" wide x 8.75" long x 1.75" tall
Weight: 2.354
Language: English

Abbreviations and Acronyms
The Evolution of the KGB, 1917-1991
The Transliteration of Russian Names
The Mitrokhin Archive
From Lenin's Cheka to Stalin's OGPU
The Great Illegals
The Magnificent Five
The Grand Alliance
From War to Cold War
The Main Adversary
North American Illegals in the 1950's
The Main Adversary
Walk-ins and Legal Residencies in the Early Cold War
The Main Adversary
Illegals after "Abel"
The Main Adversary
Walk-ins and Legal Residencies in the Later Cold War
Political Warfare: Active Measures and the Main Adversary
Progress Operations
Crushing the Prague Spring
Progress Operations
Spying on the Soviet Bloc
The KGB and Western Communist Parties
Ideological Subversion
The War Against the Dissidents
Ideological Subversion
The Victory of the Dissidents
Sigint in the Cold War
Special Tasks
From Marshal Tito to Rudolf Nureyev
Special Tasks
The Andropov Era and Beyond
Cold War Operations Against Britain
After the "Magnificent Five"
Cold War Operations Against Britain
After Operation FOOT
The Federal Republic of Germany
France and Italy during the Cold War: Agent Penetration and Active Measures
The Penetration and Persecution of the Soviet Churches
The Polish Pope and the Rise of Solidarity
The Polish Crisis and the Crumbling of the Soviet Bloc
Conclusion: From the One-Party State to the Yeltsin Presidency
KGB Chairmen, 1917-26
Heads of Foreign Intelligence, 1920-99
The Organization of the KGB
The Organization of the KGB First Chief Directorate
The Organization of a KGB Residency
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