Ten thrilling true stories of spies and espionage. Contains tales of stealth and deception, each every bit as daring and glamorous as the fictional escapades of James Bond, but far more deadly as the real life spies risk capture, torture and execution for their trade. Gripping and engaging for readers who prefer real life to fiction.
Paul Dowswell started writing at Time-Life in London then moved to Usborne to work as an editor and writer of children's non-fiction. After eight years he went freelance, writing information books for everyone from the National Trust and Hodder & Stoughton, to Scholastic's Literacy Time classroom material and Microsoft's DVD Encarta encyclopedia.