Phillip Knightley, 11 July 1991
Show More Cold Warrior. James Jesus Angleton: The CIA’s Master Spy Hunter by Tom Mangold.
Simon and Schuster, 403 pp., £17.99, May 1991, 9780671699307Show More
“... work. Philby achieved this by tipping the spy-catcher for the Western world, the CIA officer James Jesus Angleton, into clinical madness. Philby had help, of course. Alcohol, Angleton’s own personality, the very nature of spy-catching, the power of bureaucracies, and the appalling inefficiency of the CIA’s system of checks and controls, all ...”