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People/Characters: Guy Burgess

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"C": The Secret Life of Sir Stewart Graham Menzies, Spymaster to Winston Churchill by Anthony Cave Brown
Alan Turing: The Enigma by Andrew Hodges
I Am Jade Falcon by Robert Thurston
Burgess and Maclean - A New Look at the Foreign Office Spies by John Fisher
The Cambridge Apostles: A History of Cambridge University's Elite Intellectual Secret Society by Richard Deacon
Cambridge Spies [2003 TV mini-series] by Tim Fywell
Cambridge Spies: The Untold Story of McLean, Philby, and Burgess by Verne W. Newton
Children of the Sun: A Narrative of Decadence in England After 1918 by Martin B. Green
Deceiving the Deceivers: Kim Philby, Donald Maclean and Guy Burgess by S. J. Hamrick
Entanglement by Robert Khan
The Fourth Man by Andrew Boyle
Fourth Man: Story of Blunt, Philby, Burgess and Maclean by Douglas Sutherland
Goldeneye: Where Bond Was Born: Ian Fleming's Jamaica by Matthew Parker
The Great Betrayal by Douglas Sutherland
The Great Spy Scandal - Inside Story of Burgess and Maclean by Donald Seaman
Guy Burgess: A Portrait With Background by Tom Driberg
Guy Burgess: The Spy Who Knew Everyone by Stewart Purvis
The Last Lion: Winston Spencer Churchill, Volume II: Alone, 1932-1940 by William Manchester
A Lily of the Field by John Lawton
Mask of Treachery by John Costello
My Five Cambridge Friends: Burgess, Maclean, Philby, Blunt, and Cairncross by Their KGB Controller by Yuri Ivanovich Modin
My Silent War: The Autobiography of a Spy by Kim Philby
Not in Front of the Corgis by Brian Hoey
The Other Side of Silence by Philip Kerr
A Perfect Spy by John le Carré
The Philby Conspiracy by Bruce Page
Scandal: Infamous Gay Controversies of the Twentieth Century by Marc E. Vargo
A Spy Among Friends: Kim Philby and the Great Betrayal by Ben Macintyre
Stalin's Englishman: the lives of Guy Burgess by Andrew Lownie
Strictly Speaking by Edwin Newman
The Sword and the Shield: The Mitrokhin Archive and the Secret History of the KGB by Christopher Andrew
Treason in the Blood: H. St. John Philby, Kim Philby, and the spy case of the century by Anthony Cave Brown
A Very Dangerous Woman: The Lives, Loves and Lies of Russia's Most Seductive Spy by Deborah McDonald

Character description

Guy Francis de Moncy Burgess (16 April 1911 – 30 August 1963) was a British diplomat and Soviet agent, a member of the Cambridge Five spy ring that operated from the mid-1930s to the early years of the Cold War era. His defection in 1951 to the Soviet Union, with his fellow spy Donald Maclean, led to a serious breach in Anglo-United States intelligence co-operation, and caused long-lasting disruption and demoralisation in Britain's foreign and diplomatic services. [Wikipedia, Guy Burgess]

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