Ben Macintyre
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Ben Macintyre

Ben Macintyre is a writer-at-large for The Times of London and the bestselling author of A Spy Among Friends, Double Cross, Operation Mincemeat, Agent Zigzag, and Rogue Heroes, among other books. Macintyre has also written and presented BBC documentaries of his work.

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    • The Spy and the Traitor

    • The Greatest Espionage Story of the Cold War
    • By: Ben Macintyre
    • Narrated by: John Lee
    • Length: 13 hrs and 20 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      5 out of 5 stars 1,911
    • Performance
      5 out of 5 stars 1,755
    • Story
      5 out of 5 stars 1,747

    The celebrated author of Double Cross and Rogue Heroes returns with his greatest spy story yet, a thrilling Americans-era tale of Oleg Gordievsky, the Russian whose secret work helped hasten the end of the Cold War....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Absolutely riveting story

    • By Rosemary on 09-25-18

    Regular price: $31.95

    • Agent Zigzag

    • A True Story of Nazi Espionage, Love, and Betrayal
    • By: Ben MacIntyre
    • Narrated by: John Lee
    • Length: 10 hrs and 53 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 1,010
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 716
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 707

    Eddie Chapman was a charming criminal, a con man, and a philanderer. He was also one of the most remarkable double agents Britain has ever produced....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • What a great character

    • By Michael on 02-24-09
    • A True Story of Nazi Espionage, Love, and Betrayal
    • By: Ben MacIntyre
    • Narrated by: John Lee
    • Length: 10 hrs and 53 mins
    • Release date: 09-26-07
    • 4.5 out of 5 stars 1,010 ratings

    Regular price: $31.95

    • A Spy Among Friends

    • Kim Philby and the Great Betrayal
    • By: Ben Macintyre
    • Narrated by: John Lee
    • Length: 11 hrs
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 1,400
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 1,270
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 1,265

    Master storyteller Ben Macintyre's most ambitious work to date offers a powerful new angle on the 20th century's greatest spy story....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Reads like a spy novel

    • By Kate M. on 08-15-14

    Regular price: $28.00

    • Rogue Heroes

    • The History of the SAS, Britain's Secret Special Forces Unit That Sabotaged the Nazis and Changed the Nature of War
    • By: Ben Macintyre
    • Narrated by: Ben Macintyre
    • Length: 13 hrs and 1 min
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 687
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 617
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 618

    The incredible untold story of WWII's greatest secret fighting force, as told by our great modern master of wartime intrigue....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Those Who Dared, Won!

    • By Matthew on 10-07-16
    • The History of the SAS, Britain's Secret Special Forces Unit That Sabotaged the Nazis and Changed the Nature of War
    • By: Ben Macintyre
    • Narrated by: Ben Macintyre
    • Length: 13 hrs and 1 min
    • Release date: 10-04-16
    • 4.5 out of 5 stars 687 ratings

    Regular price: $31.95

    • Operation Mincemeat

    • How a Dead Man and a Bizarre Plan Fooled the Nazis and Assured an Allied Victory
    • By: Ben Macintyre
    • Narrated by: John Lee
    • Length: 11 hrs and 18 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 1,021
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 612
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 623

    As plans got under way for the Allied invasion of Sicily in June 1943, British counter-intelligence agent Ewen Montagu masterminded a scheme to mislead the Germans....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Better than the movie

    • By Jack M on 06-23-10
    • How a Dead Man and a Bizarre Plan Fooled the Nazis and Assured an Allied Victory
    • By: Ben Macintyre
    • Narrated by: John Lee
    • Length: 11 hrs and 18 mins
    • Release date: 05-04-10
    • 4 out of 5 stars 1,021 ratings

    Regular price: $27.95

    • Double Cross

    • The True Story of the D-Day Spies
    • By: Ben Macintyre
    • Narrated by: John Lee
    • Length: 12 hrs and 39 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 569
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 514
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 505

    In Double Cross, Macintyre returns with the untold story of the grand final deception of the war and of the extraordinary spies who achieved it....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • A secret history of WWII crossed with Monty Python

    • By None of your damn business on 08-15-12
    • The True Story of the D-Day Spies
    • By: Ben Macintyre
    • Narrated by: John Lee
    • Length: 12 hrs and 39 mins
    • Release date: 07-31-12
    • 4 out of 5 stars 569 ratings

    Regular price: $29.95

    • The Man Who Would Be King and Other Stories

    • By: Rudyard Kipling
    • Narrated by: Sean Barrett
    • Length: 9 hrs and 35 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 27
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 26
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 25

    In a remote part of 19th-century Afghanistan, two British adventurers pursue their ambition to rule an empire....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Worth a Second Read

    • By Andre on 05-02-16

    Regular price: $24.49

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