Kim Philby

Papa Spy

Papa Spy by Jimmy Burns Bloomsbury HK$130

Sunday, 18 July, 2010, 12:00am

Slice of Life

From the South China Morning Post this week in: 1955

Under the headings 'Maclean-Burgess case'; 'Macmillan unfolds 'painful story'' and 'No evidence Philby was 'Third Man'', the Post ran the following story:

6 Nov 2007 - 12:00am

Off the Shelf

SPIES may be finding the New World Order a tough place to find work, but they still rule OK in the world of publishing. The Philby Files by Russian author and playwright Genrikh Borovik (Little Brown $322) comprises conversations held between the author and the British double agent Kim Philby after his defection to Moscow.

1 Apr 1995 - 12:00am

The man who ran rings round West

Deadly Illusions by John Costello and Oleg Tsarev Century $322 THIS is a spy book with a serious alibi problem. Earlier reviewers seem to have been offered Orlov's Story, The KGB Orlov Dossier or both.

13 Nov 1993 - 12:00am