Illegal Action by Stella Rimington
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Illegal Action Summary
Liz has been transferred to counter-espionagethe hub of MI5 operations during the Cold War, which has been scaled back as anti-terrorism has gained priority. But theres plenty for her to do: there are more spies operating in London in the twenty-first century than there were during the height of East-West hostilities. Even the Russians still have a large contingent, although now they spy on the international financial community and on the wealthy ex-pat oligarchs who make England their domain.
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"Starred Review. Fans of intelligent spy thrillers are in for a treat." - Publishers Weekly.
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Stella Rimington Author Biography
Stella Rimington joined Britains Security Service (MI5) in 1969. During her nearly thirty-year career she worked in all the main fields of the Services responsibilitiescounter subversion, counter espionage and counter terrorismand successively became Director of all three branches. Appointed Director General of MI5 in 1992, she was the first woman to hold the post and the first Director General whose name was publicly announced on appointment.
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