Ashenden The British Agent Author:W. Somerset Maugham HERE — is W. Somerset Maugham's chilling novel about a British secret agent, his daily life ? and daily deaths ? the dangerous men and subtle women, the mysterious rendezvous, the chance encounters, the grim reality and glamorous facade of international espionage. — Mr., Maugham was himself a British Operative. This book, although fiction, is base... more »d on his real-life experiences.
is another Englishman who has made a career of writing spy thrillers. You have probably read them. Now read one by the master.« less