NY Times Books

Books of The Times: Review: In ‘The Billion Dollar Spy,’ David E. Hoffman Recalls a Cold War Spy

July 5, 2015 - 2:28pm
Mr. Hoffman’s new book adds more details about how and why the Soviet radar expert Adolf Tolkachev secretly sided with the C.I.A. against the K.G.B.









Books of The Times: Review: Evan Thomas’s ‘Being Nixon: A Man Divided,’ a Glossy Biography

July 2, 2015 - 6:07pm
Mr. Thomas compresses a sprawling life that encompassed great triumphs, acute internal contradictions and public shaming on a grand scale.