This analysis is outdated. Please reanalyze.

VerifiedTrusted Partner

Fakespot Verified Deals

Question
Check out Amazon Deals provided by our trusted partner Brad's Deals!
Get Better Amazon Deals  White arrow
Overview
  • How are reviewers describing this item?
    soviet, cold and good.
  • Our engine has profiled the reviewer patterns and has determined that there is minimal deception involved.
  • Our engine has determined that the review content quality is high and informative.
  • Our engine has discovered that over 80% high quality reviews are present.
  • This product had a total of 106 reviews as of our last analysis date on Oct 3 2019.
Details

BETA

This feature is in BETA, meaning the algorithms used to provide these results are constantly improving. These results might change.

Most positive reviewquestion

good price; shipped quickly.

Least positive reviewquestion

This is the only spy book that shows you the big picture of the spy war.That spy age is past. Today there are no more star sp...  Read More

Most authentic reviewquestion

This book is a wonderful retelling of the struggle between the CIA and the KGB in the final years of the Cold War. Bearden and ...  Read More


Helpful Insights

BETA

This feature is in BETA, meaning the algorithms used to provide these results are constantly improving. These results might change.

    Posted by a reviewer on Amazon

    Crumpton, and it was pretty boring.


    Posted by a reviewer on Amazon

    Milton bearden on the other hand, can actually write (or he was smart enough to hire a good writer - james risen in this case).


    Posted by a reviewer on Amazon

    If you enjoy non-fiction reading about soviet and u.


    Posted by a reviewer on Amazon

    More about the individuals involved rather than their respective governments, the result is what one can only expect when the drama is on a human scale: treachery, heroism, deception, courage, avarice, nobility, absurdity, vision and the lack thereof.


    Posted by a reviewer on Amazon

    I do understand that this book had to be vetted by the cia and so therefore it probably omits things that are still considered to be classified.


    Posted by a reviewer on Amazon

    If you lived through the era that is the basis of the book you get a new perspective of the people and events.


    Posted by a reviewer on Amazon

    Combine that information with the names of our agents, you get a very good appreciation of the damage the moles in the cia and fbi did to our intelligence gathering infrastructure.


    Posted by a reviewer on Amazon

    Reads a bit dense, like a list of things that happened, rather this a compelling narrative, but the authenticity makes up for it.

Review Count History
Loading...
Price History
Loading...