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Themed Set: Spies

November 5th, 2007 Headsman

One of the occasional conceits these pages will indulge is the predilection of history for unexpected combinations and rhythms. The next three days’ entries are not individually related, but capture a snapshot both of an avocation liable to inclusion in these pages and of an era — the great power jockeying of the early 20th century — through the lives of three men who spied upon one another’s countries.

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