R.W. Johnson, 5 June 1986
Show More The ‘Rainbow Warrior’ Affair by Richard Shears and Isobelle Gidley.
Allen and Unwin, 215 pp., £2.95, January 1986, 0 04 900041 1Show More
Sink the ‘Rainbow’: An Inquiry into the Greenpeace Affair by John Dyson.
Gollancz, 192 pp., £8.95, February 1986, 9780575038561Show More
La Piscine: Les Services Secrets Français 1944-1984 by R. Faligot and P. Krop.
Seuil, 431 pp., March 1985, 9782020087438Show More
“... director of the French secret service (and later Ambassador to Gabon), as recorded by Faligot and Krop in their excellent and well-researched book. It is difficult to accept such a verdict on the DGSE (originally the BCRA, then the DGER, then the SDECE). A more accurate summing-up would be that the service has proved both ruthless and frequently ...”