Hemingway and KGB Espionage


Ernest Hemingway: world-class boxer, drinker, huntsman, fisherman, ambulance driver, Fitzgerald-Basher, KGB agent?  According to this article in the Guardian, we can add “Agent Argo” to old Hem’s ever-growing resume.  However, we may also need to add yet another asterisk.  Apparently, Argo (Hemingway’s cover name) was not able to provide Soviet agents with any useful political data in the 40s, and he was never “verified in practical work.”  

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