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Podcasts from Spectator writers
Graham Greene needed peace of mind and escapist thrills
By Nicholas Shakespeare
Cold Warriors: Writers Who Waged the Literary Cold War by Duncan White reviewed
The Shining Path: Love, Madness and Revolution in the Andes by Orin Starn and Miguel La Serna reviewed
An Impeccable Spy: Richard Sorge, Stalin’s Master Agent by Owen Matthews reviewed
The man who hunted himself
Richard Sorge: the Soviet Union’s master spy
My fictional Abimael Guzmán turned out to be eerily accurate
Novel explosives of the Cold War
Thought-provoking commentary and opinion on politics, books and the arts.