"There are men, in all ages, who mean to exercise power usefully; but who mean to exercise it. They mean to govern well; but they mean to govern. They promise to be kind masters; but they mean to be masters." Daniel Webster
Sunday, February 3, 2013
The Spy Novelist Who Knew Too Much
The New York Times has a great feature on Gérard de Villiers, a French novelist with connections to a whole bunch of different intelligenec agencies. Unfortunately, it looks like most of his novels are not available in English.