Alexander Vassiliev

Historian, Author

1962 –

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Who is Alexander Vassiliev?

Alexander Vassiliev is a Russian journalist, writer, and espionage historian living in London. A former officer in the Soviet Committee for State Security, Vassiliev is known for his two books based upon KGB archival documents: Spies: The Rise and Fall of the KGB in America, co-authored with John Earl Haynes and Harvey Klehr, and The Haunted Wood: Soviet Espionage in America: the Stalin Era, co-authored with Allen Weinstein.

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Born
May 1, 1962
Moscow
Also known as
  • Васильев, Александр
Nationality
  • Russia
Profession
Education
  • Moscow State University

Submitted
on July 23, 2013

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