By Andrew Cook
Ace of Spies unearths for the 1st time the real tale of Sidney Reilly, the real-life concept at the back of fictional hero James Bond. Andrew Cook's startling biography cuts throughout the myths to inform the total tale of the best secret agent the realm has ever recognized. Sidney Reilly motivated global background via acts of notable braveness and sheer audacity. He was once a grasp undercover agent, an excellent con guy, a charmer, a cad and a lovely rogue who lived on his wits and thrived on threat, utilizing girls shamelessly and killing the place valuable - an pointless. Sidney Reilly is without doubt one of the such a lot attention-grabbing spies of the 20 th century, but he continues to be essentially the most enigmatic - beforehand.
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