Deep Undercover

Deep Undercover

My Secret Life and Tangled Allegiances as A KGB Spy in America

Book - 2017
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One decision can end everything . . . or lead to unlikely redemption. Millions watched the CBS 60 Minutes special on Jack Barsky in 2015. Now, in this fascinating memoir, the Soviet KGB agent tells his story of gut-wrenching choices, appalling betrayals, his turbulent inner world, and the secret life he lived for years without getting caught.On October 8, 1978, a Canadian national by the name of William Dyson stepped off a plane at O'Hare International Airport and proceeded toward Customs and Immigration.Two days later, William Dyson ceased to exist.The identity was a KGB forgery, used to get one of their own--a young, ambitious East German agent--into the United States.The plan succeeded, and the spy's new identity was born: Jack Barsky. He would work undercover for the next decade, carrying out secret operations during the Cold War years . . . until a surprising shift in his allegiance challenged everything he thought he believed. Deep Undercover will reveal the secret life of this man without a country and tell the story no one ever expected him to tell.
Publisher: Carol Stream, IL :, Tyndale Momentum,, [2017]
Copyright Date: ©2017
ISBN: 9781496416827
Branch Call Number: ANF 327.124707 BAR
Characteristics: xii, 339 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
Additional Contributors: Coloma, Cindy - Author

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