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Bridge of spies: a true story of the Cold War

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New York : Broadway Books, c2010.
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xxii, 274 pages, [8] pages of plates : illustrations ; 25 cm.
Glen Burnie Library - Nonfiction
327.12 W
The dramatic events behind the Oscar-winning film, Bridge of Spies, tracing the paths leading to the first and most legendary prisoner exchange between East and West at Berlin's Glienicke Bridge and Checkpoint Charlie on February 10, 1962.

Bridge of Spies is the true story of three extraordinary characters whose fate helped to define the conflicts and lethal undercurrents of the most dangerous years of the Cold War: William Fisher, alias Rudolf Abel, a British born KGB agent arrested by the FBI in New York City and jailed as a Soviet superspy for trying to steal America’s most precious nuclear secrets; Gary Powers, the American U-2 pilot who was captured when his plane was shot down while flying a reconnaissance mission over the closed cities of central Russia; and Frederic Pryor, a young American graduate student in Berlin mistakenly identified as a spy, arrested and held without charge by the Stasi, East Germany’s secret police....
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Includes bibliographical references and index.
APA Citation (style guide)

Whittell, G. (2010). Bridge of spies: a true story of the Cold War. First edition New York: Broadway Books.

Chicago / Turabian - Author Date Citation (style guide)

Whittell, Giles. 2010. Bridge of Spies: A True Story of the Cold War. New York: Broadway Books.

Chicago / Turabian - Humanities Citation (style guide)

Whittell, Giles, Bridge of Spies: A True Story of the Cold War. New York: Broadway Books, 2010.

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Whittell, Giles. Bridge of Spies: A True Story of the Cold War. First edition New York: Broadway Books, 2010. Print.

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