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Ben Macintyre
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BEN MACINTYRE is writer-at-large and associate editor of the Times of London. He is the author of Agent Zigzag, The Man Who Would Be King, The Englishman’s Daughter, The Napoleon of Crime, and Forgotten Fatherland. He lives in London with his wife, the novelist Kate Muir, and their three children.

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Agent Zigzag
A True Story of Nazi Espionage, Love, and Betrayal
Written by Ben Macintyre


Format: Trade Paperback, 384 pages
Publisher: Broadway Books
On Sale: August 12, 2008
Price: $15.00

“Ben Macintyre’s rollicking, spellbinding Agent Zigzag blends the spy-versus-
spy machinations of John le Carré with the high farce of Evelyn Waugh.”
—William Grimes, The New York Times

A New York Times Notable Book of the Year
A Washington Post Best Book of 2007
One of the Top 10 Best Books of 2007 (Entertainment Weekly)
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Agent Zigzag
A True Story of Nazi Espionage, Love, and Betrayal
Written by Ben Macintyre


Format: eBook
Publisher: Broadway Books
On Sale: September 4, 2007
Price: $11.99

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Ben Macintyre's World War II Espionage Files
Agent Zigzag, Operation Mincemeat
Written by Ben Macintyre


Format: eBook, 768 pages
Publisher: Broadway Books
On Sale: September 4, 2012
Price: $23.99

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Double Cross
The True Story of the D-Day Spies
Written by Ben Macintyre


Format: Trade Paperback, 416 pages
Publisher: Broadway Books
On Sale: May 14, 2013
Price: $15.00

On June 6, 1944, 150,000 Allied troops landed on the beaches of Normandy and suffered an astonishingly low rate of casualties. D-Day was a stunning military accomplishment, but it was also a masterpiece of trickery. Operation Fortitude, which protected and enabled the invasion, and the Double Cross system, which specialized in... Read more >

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Double Cross
The True Story of the D-Day Spies
Written by Ben Macintyre


Format: Hardcover, 416 pages
Publisher: Crown
On Sale: July 31, 2012
Price: $26.00

In his celebrated bestsellers Agent Zigzag and Operation Mincemeat, Ben Macintyre told the dazzling true stories of a remarkable WWII double agent and of how the Allies employed a corpse to fool the Nazis and assure a decisive victory. In Double Cross, Macintyre returns with the untold story of the grand... Read more >

Double Cross
The True Story of the D-Day Spies
Written by Ben Macintyre


Format: eBook, 432 pages
Publisher: Broadway Books
On Sale: July 31, 2012
Price: $11.99

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Double Cross
The True Story of the D-Day Spies
Written by Ben Macintyre


Format: Trade Paperback, 592 pages
Publisher: Random House Large Print
On Sale: July 31, 2012
Price: $26.00

On June 6, 1944, 150,000 Allied troops landed on the beaches of Normandy and suffered an astonishingly low rate of casualties. D-Day was a stunning military accomplishment, but it was also a masterpiece of trickery. Operation Fortitude, which protected and enabled the invasion, and the Double Cross system, which specialized in... Read more >

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The Englishman's Daughter
A True Story of Love and Betrayal in World War I
Written by Ben Macintyre


Format: Trade Paperback, 272 pages
Publisher: Delta
On Sale: February 4, 2003
Price: $17.00

In the first terrifying days of World War I, four British soldiers found themselves trapped behind enemy lines on the western front. They were forced to hide in the tiny French village of Villeret, whose inhabitants made the courageous decision to shelter the fugitives until they could pass as Picard peasants... Read more >

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Forgotten Fatherland
The True Story of Nietzsche's Sister and Her Lost Aryan Colony
Written by Ben Macintyre


Format: Trade Paperback, 304 pages
Publisher: Broadway Books
On Sale: April 5, 2011
Price: $15.00

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Also available as an eBook.

Forgotten Fatherland
The True Story of Nietzsche's Sister and Her Lost Aryan Colony
Written by Ben Macintyre


Format: eBook
Publisher: Broadway Books
On Sale: April 5, 2011
Price: $11.99

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Also available as a trade paperback.

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The Napoleon of Crime
The Life and Times of Adam Worth, Master Thief
Written by Ben Macintyre


Format: Trade Paperback, 400 pages
Publisher: Broadway Books
On Sale: April 5, 2011
Price: $15.00

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Also available as an eBook.

The Napoleon of Crime
The Life and Times of Adam Worth, Master Thief
Written by Ben Macintyre


Format: eBook
Publisher: Broadway Books
On Sale: April 5, 2011
Price: $11.99

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Operation Mincemeat
How a Dead Man and a Bizarre Plan Fooled the Nazis and Assured an Allied Victory
Written by Ben Macintyre


Format: Trade Paperback, 432 pages
Publisher: Broadway Books
On Sale: April 5, 2011
Price: $15.00

Ben Macintyre’s Agent Zigzag was hailed as “rollicking, spellbinding” (New York Times), “wildly improbable but entirely true” (Entertainment Weekly), and, quite simply, “the best book ever written” (Boston Globe). In his new book, Operation Mincemeat, he tells an extraordinary story that will delight his legions of fans.

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Also available as an unabridged audiobook download and an eBook.

Operation Mincemeat

Written by Ben Macintyre


Format: eBook, 320 pages
Publisher: Broadway Books
On Sale: May 4, 2010
Price: $11.99

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Also available as an unabridged audiobook download and a trade paperback.

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A Spy Among Friends
Kim Philby and the Great Betrayal
Written by Ben Macintyre
Afterword by John Le Carre


Format: Hardcover, 384 pages
Publisher: Crown
On Sale: July 29, 2014
Price: $27.00

In Ben Macintyre's new book, A Spy Among Friends, he tackles the rise and fall of Kim Philby, MI6's Cambridge-bred golden boy who used his perch high in the intelligence world to betray friend and country to the Soviet Union for over two decades. In Macintyre's telling, Philby's story is the tale of... Read more >

A Spy Among Friends
Kim Philby and the Great Betrayal
Written by Ben Macintyre
Afterword by John Le Carre


Format: eBook, 384 pages
Publisher: Crown
On Sale: July 29, 2014
Price: $13.99

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A Spy Among Friends
Kim Philby and the Great Betrayal
Written by Ben Macintyre
Afterword by John Le Carre


Format: Trade Paperback, 624 pages
Publisher: Random House Large Print
On Sale: July 29, 2014
Price: $27.00

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