A Very Dangerous Woman

A Very Dangerous Woman

The Lives, Loves and Lies of Russia's Most Seductive Spy

Hardback400pp Illustrated230x154mm

9781780747088     Product Code: 507868


Adventurer, seductress and spy, the Russian baroness Moura Budberg embarked on a passionate affair in 1918 with Robert Bruce Lockhart, a British agent plotting Lenin’s downfall. Based on previously unexamined letters, diaries and documents, and narrated with the pace of a thriller, this first-ever biography tells the incredible story of a woman whose lovers included Maxim Gorky and HG Wells, and who became embroiled in the web of scandal surrounding the Cambridge Five.

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