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Spy book launch

Title
Spy book launch
Genre
News report; Press conference; Speech; Parliamentary debate
TX Date
Mar 1981
Year of production
1981
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Duration
00:04:28
Description
Report on the publication of the controversial book Their Trade is Treachery by Chapman Pincher on the British secret service with accusations against individuals including former MI5 Director-General Roger Hollis. Speaking are: Prime Minister Margaret Thatcher; Chapman Pincher. Male reporter not identified.
Contributors
Margaret Thatcher; Chapman Pincher
Keywords
Books; Espionage; State security; Anthony Blunt; Spies; Intelligence service; Security; International security; Allegations; Publicity; Their Trade is Treachery; Roger Hollis

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