And it's made me want to re-read Doctor Zhivago! I absolutely loved it! The Secrets We Kept is an intensely dramatic, eye-opening fictionalized account of the inner workings of the CIA during the height of the Cold War, told through the eyes of the women who made the Agency run as typists and spies, and specifically as the revolutionary novel Doctor Zhivago threatened to upend the Soviet regime—and the hearts of those involved in its creation and dissemination. The Secrets We Kept began with a prologue from the typists in the Soviet Russia Division of the U.S. federal government.
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