Books by Ben Macintyre

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BEN MACINTYRE is writer-at-large and associate editor of the Times of London. He is the author of Agent Zigzag, The Man Who Would Be King, The Englishman's Daughter, The Napoleon of Crime, and Forgotten Fatherland. He lives in London with his wife, the novelist Kate Muir, and their three children.

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Agent Zigzag: A True Story of Nazi Espionage, Love, and Betrayal
by Ben Macintyre
“Ben Macintyre’s rollicking, spellbinding Agent Zigzag blends the spy-versus-spy machinations of John le Carré with the high farce of Evelyn Waugh.”—William Grimes, The New York Times (Editors’ Choice) “Wildly improbable but entirely true . . . [a] compellingly cinematic spy thriller with verve.”—Entertainment...
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Categories: All Biographies & Memoirs
A Spy Among Friends: Kim Philby and the Great Betrayal
by Ben Macintyre
NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER • The true story of Kim Philby, the Cold War's most infamous spy, from the master espionage writer and author of The Spy and the Traitor.Who was Kim Philby? Those closest to him—like his fellow MI6 officer and best friend since childhood, Nicholas Elliot, and the CIA’s head of counterintelligence, James...
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Categories: All Biographies & Memoirs; All Sex & Erotica
The Spy and the Traitor: The Greatest Espionage Story of the Cold War
by Ben Macintyre
NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER •  The celebrated author of  Double Cross  and  Rogue Heroes  returns with his greatest spy story yet, a thrilling  Americans -era tale of Oleg Gordievsky, the Russian whose secret work helped hasten the end of the Cold War. “The best true spy story I have ever read.”—JOHN LE CARRÉ If...
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Categories: All Biographies & Memoirs; All Politics, History and Current Events
Ben Macintyre's World War II Espionage Files: Agent Zigzag, Operation Mincemeat
by Ben Macintyre
Agent Zigzag  and  Operation Mincemeat , two thrilling accounts of World War II espionage, are available together as an ebook—with an excerpt from the  New York Times  bestseller  Double Cross .   AGENT ZIGZAG •  “ Wildly improbably but entirely true . . . [a] compellingly cinematic spy thriller with verve.”—...
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Categories: All Biographies & Memoirs; All Politics, History and Current Events
Operation Mincemeat
by Ben Macintyre
“Pure catnip to fans of World War II thrillers and a lot of fun for everyone else.”—Joseph Kanon,  Washington Post Book World   “Thrilling . . . What makes  Operation Mincemeat  so winning, in addition to Mr. Macintyre’s meticulous research and the layers of his historcal understanding, is his elegant, jaunty, and...
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Categories: All Politics, History and Current Events
Double Cross: The True Story of the D-Day Spies
by Ben Macintyre
In  Double Cross , New York Times bestselling author Ben Macintyre returns with the untold story of one of the greatest deceptions of World War II, and of the extraordinary spies who achieved it. On June 6, 1944, 150,000 Allied troops landed on the beaches of Normandy and suffered an astonishingly low rate of casualties. D-Day was...
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Categories: All Politics, History and Current Events
Forgotten Fatherland: The True Story of Nietzsche's Sister and Her Lost Aryan Colony
by Ben Macintyre
NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLING AUTHOR OF A SPY AMONG FRIENDS In 1886 Elisabeth Nietzsche, Friedrich’s bigoted, imperious sister, founded a “racially pure” colony in Paraguay together with a band of blonde-haired fellow Germans. Over a century later Ben Macintyre sought out the survivors of this “Nueva Germania” to discover...
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Categories: All Biographies & Memoirs
For Your Eyes Only: Ian Fleming and James Bond
by Ben Macintyre
'I am going to write the spy story to end all spy stories' One morning in February 1952, a journalist called Ian Fleming sat down at his desk and set about creating a fictional secret agent. James Bond was born and would go on to become one of the most successful, enduring and lucrative creations in literature. But Bond's world...
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Categories: All Biographies & Memoirs; All Humor
The Napoleon of Crime: The Life and Times of Adam Worth, Master Thief
by Ben Macintyre
NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLING AUTHOR OF A SPY AMONG FRIENDS He is the Napoleon of crime, Watson. He is the organizer of half that is evil and of nearly all that is undetected in this great city. He is a genius, a philosopher, an abstract thinker. . . . --Sherlock Holmes on Professor Moriarty in "The Final Problem" The Victorian...
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The Englishman's Daughter: A True Story of Love and Betrayal in World War One
by Ben Macintyre
"I have a rendezvous with death, at some disputed barricade." Alan Seeger, 1916 In the first days of World War I four soldiers, left behind as the British army retreated through northern France under the first German onslaught, found themselves trapped on the wrong side of the Western Front, in a tiny village called Villeret. Just...
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Categories: Unknown
The Man Who Would Be King: The First American in Afghanistan
by Ben Macintyre
The Riveting Account of the American Who Inspired Kipling's Classic Tale and the John Huston Movie In the year 1838, a young adventurer, surrounded by his native troops and mounted on an elephant, raised the American flag on the summit of the Hindu Kush in the mountainous wilds of Afghanistan. He declared himself Prince of Ghor, Lord...
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Categories: All Biographies & Memoirs; All Sports & Outdoors
Rogue Heroes: The History of the SAS, Britain's Secret Special Forces Unit That Sabotaged the Nazis and Changed the...
by Ben Macintyre
The incredible untold story of WWII’s greatest secret fighting force, as told by our great modern master of wartime intrigue   Britain’s Special Air Service—or SAS—was the brainchild of David Stirling, a young, gadabout aristocrat whose aimlessness in early life belied a remarkable strategic mind. Where most of his colleagues...
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Categories: All Biographies & Memoirs
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