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Great Modern Spy Stories

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Burgess and Maclean - and Philby
Written and narrated by Rene Cutforth
The story of the two British diplomats. Guy Burgess and Donald Maclean , who worked as Soviet agents and fled to Russia when they were finally exposed; and of the master-spy, Kim Philby. Producer CHRISTOPHER VENNING

Contributors

Unknown: Rene Cutforth
Unknown: Donald MacLean
Unknown: Kim Philby.
Producer: Christopher Venning
Kim Philby: Timothy Bateson
Guy Burgess: Nigel Graham
Donald Maclean: John Samson
Mrs Philby: Clare Horne

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Great Modern Spy Stories

BBC Radio 4 FM, 2 August 1973 20.00






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