Harry Gold A Novel: A Novel

May 5, 2000|
Harry Gold A Novel: A Novel by Millicent Dillon
$37.99
Hardcover
Earn 190 plum® points
Buy Online
Ship to an address
Out of stock online.
Pick up in store
To see if pickup is available,
Buy In Store
Not sold in stores
Prices and offers may vary in store

about

Eschewing the confines of traditional biography and inverting the glamour of espionage, acclaimed biographer Millicent Dillon blends fact and fiction to chronicle the human drama of Harry Gold, the American chemist who became a Soviet spy.

In casting Gold''s story as a novel, Dillon creates a gripping narrative from the true events of political life in America from the thirties through the McCarthy era, from Gold''s recruitment to his training in tradecraft to his role in Julius Rosenberg''s and Klaus Fuchs''s atomic espionage at Los Alamos. The result is a novel with the psychological depth of Graham Greene''s The Third Man, the taut pacing of All the President'' s Men, and the moral poignancy of Phillip Roth''s I Married A Communist.
Millicent Dillon is an American writer. She was born in New York City and studied physics at Hunter College. She also worked variously at Princeton University, Standard Oil Company and Northrup Aircraft. In 1965, at the age of 40, Dillon enrolled in the creative writing program at ...
Loading
Title:Harry Gold A Novel: A Novel
Format:Hardcover
Product dimensions:320 pages, 9.29 X 6.38 X 1.06 in
Shipping dimensions:320 pages, 9.29 X 6.38 X 1.06 in
Published:May 5, 2000
Publisher:Which Books
Language:English
Appropriate for ages:All ages
ISBN - 13:9781585670123

Look for similar items by category:

Recently Viewed
|