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Book Review: The Crown Jewels: The British Secrets at the Heart of the KGB Archives. By Nigel West and Oleg Tsarev. New Haven, Conn: Yale University Press, 1999. ISBN 0-300-07806-4. Photographs. Appendixes. Glossary. Source. notes. Index. Pp. xiv, 366. $35.00.

Webster, A.ORCID: 0000-0002-9727-9516 (2000) Book Review: The Crown Jewels: The British Secrets at the Heart of the KGB Archives. By Nigel West and Oleg Tsarev. New Haven, Conn: Yale University Press, 1999. ISBN 0-300-07806-4. Photographs. Appendixes. Glossary. Source. notes. Index. Pp. xiv, 366. $35.00. Journal of Military History, 64 (1). pp. 259-260.

Abstract

The story of the "Cambridge Five" spy-ring is a well-known one: Guy Burgess, Kim Philby, Donald Maclean, Anthony Blunt, and John Cairncross managed over a course of years to betray in devastating fashion the very heart of the British secret intelligence services...

Item Type: Journal Article
Publisher: Society for Military History
Publisher's Website: http://www.smh-hq.org/jmh.html
URI: http://researchrepository.murdoch.edu.au/id/eprint/23996
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