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By Alex Bandy

"Chocolate and Chess" is a Holocaust tale with a twist that surprised even Elie Wiesel, a chilly struggle tale, with undercover agent vs. secret agent intrigue, and, unfortunately, additionally a great deal a human tale. It reads like a mystery, however it is the genuine story of Imre Lakatos, the intense thinker of the London institution of Economics, who was once a secret to colleagues, associates and fanatics - and to Britain's MI5. Surviving the Holocaust, he desired to commence anew and dedicated his energies to construction the Hungarian Communist social gathering. Surviving torture and incarceration through his comrades, he left for England for an additional clean commence. however the mystery companies of nations on each side of the chilly struggle divide remained drawn to him and England denied him citizenship regardless of the backing of esteemed colleagues like Karl Popper. in keeping with formerly categorised Western counterintelligence and Hungarian mystery police files, this publication endeavors to fill gaps within the wisdom of either cognoscenti and counterspies.

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