A Spy Among Friends: Kim Philby and the Great Betrayal by Ben Macintyre – Review

Kim Philby was the Charles Foster Kane of spies: a labyrinth without a centre, a simulacrum of a human being, all reflection and no original. You’d think there was nothing new to be said about all this, but this book (and linked documentary) has a fair crack at it. As time goes by, more and more … Continue reading A Spy Among Friends: Kim Philby and the Great Betrayal by Ben Macintyre – Review