The Irregular: A Different Class of Spy - H.B. Lyle
English | 2017 | 288 Pages | ISBN: 168144027X | EPUB | 374.17 KB
London 1909: The British Empire spans the globe, seen as an invulnerable imperial power–but in Russia, there is revolution in the wind; in Germany, an arms race; and in London, the streets are alive with foreign agents provocateur.
Vernon Kell, head of counterintelligence at the war office, wants to set up a Secret Service, an agency with a mandate to act domestically and abroad to protect the Empire, but to convince his political masters he needs proof of a threat. To find that proof, he needs an agent he can trust who is smart, ruthless, and able to blend in with the hoi polloi…