The Billion Dollar Spy: A True Story of Cold War Espionage and Betrayal

Author: David E. Hoffman
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by strictnein   2017-08-19
> From my readings of CIA memoirs and spy novels, CIA Agents (aka sources or informants) are really foreign people reporting information to the CIA Officers which are US Government employees

Yep. If you haven't read it, the Billion Dollar Spy details the efforts the CIA made in Moscow during the Cold War. Pretty good read.