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From Blueprints To Betrayal: The Daring, And Downfall, Of A Cold War Spy

July 5th, 2015

Episode 111 of 550 episodes

Initially, the CIA was suspicious of Soviet aviation expert Adolf Tolkachev. But he earned their trust — and provided blueprints, documents and plans that were crucial to the U.S.

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