Operation Morthor – The Last Great Mystery of the Cold War
epub | 6.93 MB | English | Isbn:B01EZ2Z5IK |
Author: Ravi Somaiya | PAge: 102 | Year: 2016
‘One of the mysteries I’ve long been fascinated by, and I am so grateful that Ravi Somaiya has cracked it open so brilliantly’ David Grann, author of Killers of the Flower Moon
A PLANE CRASH IN THE JUNGLE.
A LEGENDARY STATESMAN DEAD.
A TRAGIC ACCIDENT… OR THE ULTIMATE CONSPIRACY?
For nearly sixty years, the circumstances surrounding the death of renowned diplomat Dag Hammarskjöld have remained one of the Cold War’s most tightly guarded secrets. Now, with exclusive evidence, investigative journalist Ravi Somaiya finally uncovers the truth.
In 1961 the Congo was in crisis, fragmented and at war with itself. The streets of Leopoldville, the capital, were crawling with CIA operatives, MI6 agents and Soviet infiltrators. Belgian colonialists, Rhodesian white supremacists and corporate mercenaries massed in the south of the country. The chaos conspired to make it one of the most dangerous places…
Category:Biographies of World War I, WWI Biographies, World War I History