Granta 24: Inside Intelligence
In 1946, at the age of twenty, Anthony Cavendish infiltrated a ring of arms traders run by ex-Nazi immigrants in Palestine. In 194-, he was was made the ——– officer of —-, the British ——- —— —–. In 194-, he personally oversaw the illegal invasion of ——- that resulted in the deaths of ———– of ————–. In 19–, in ——, Cavendish was personally responsible for monitoring ——– ——–. What did Cavendish finally see that we are not allowed to know now – over forty years later? Plus: Philip Roth, Peter Carey, Tobias Wolff, Bruce Chatwin, E.L. Doctorow, and Jay McInerney.