The definitive biography of an enduringly fascinating figure, told with panache and full of new material unavailable to any previous biographers
A gripping and colourful portrait of a celebrated, glamorous, and daring double-agent - possibly the inspiration for James Bond - who epitomised everything we associate with the life of the spy.
This is the story of Special Operations in the Second World War as it has never been told before - directly by those who took part.
'The best account of the reality of photo-journalism I have ever read. . An ultra-enjoyable book. . . sheer delight. ' John Simpson, Daily Telegraph.