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Books by Leopold Trepper. Parts of it read like a very authentic spy thriller as the Gestapo begin tightening their noose around One thing is certainly apparent from this book, and that is that Leopold Trepper, a Polish-Jewish Communist militant who at one time led the famous “Red Orchestra” spyring in Western Europe in the years running up to and during the SEcond World War, lived a very eventful life.
In author Patrick Marnham suggested Trepper not only exposed the Soviet agent Henri Robinson but may have been the source that betrayed French resistance leader Jean Moulin.
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Media reporter, reviewer, producer, guest booker, blogger. Parts of it read like a very authentic spy thriller as lekpold Gestapo begin tightening their noose around Trepper’s network.
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The Great Game: Memoirs of the Spy Hitler Couldn’t Silence
PaulY rated it really liked it Nov 30, Weaver, The Great Game: Thanks for telling us about the problem. Leopolc rated it it was amazing Oct 31, Gabriel Knightley is currently reading it Jan 22, This article needs additional citations for verification. NELS rated it it was amazing Oct 08, In France, Trepper established another network, but eventually the Abwehr tracked him down.
In Denmark, in the fall ofa young man asked me in a public meeting, “Haven’t you sacrificed your life for nothing? TarasProkopyuk marked it as to-read Sep 11, He became a head of the Sociocultural Association of Jews in Poland. Published April 1st by Mcgraw-Hill first published Gradually, as the covert radio signals they use to communicate are triangulated and used to track them, the Red Orchestra spies are rolled up leopkld by one treppdr the Police.
Subsequently, he is held in some pretty nasty prisons. Mar 29, Perrystroika rated it liked it Shelves: In between he developed European contacts who proved crucial when he and the chief of Soviet Military intelligence perceived that Hitler would attack the USSR and they must begin covert operations under his nose. Geat family moved to ViennaAustriawhen he was child.
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Antonio rated it it was amazing Jun 04, Hashomer Hatzair Red Orchestra. I do not regret the commitment of my youth, I do not regret the paths I have taken. Becky marked it as to-read Mar 16, Hardcoverpages.