Review: Red Horizons: The True Story of Nicolae and Elena Ceausescus’ Ion Mihai Pacepa is the highest-ranking Soviet-bloc official ever to defect to the. Page 1. Page 2. Page 3. Ion Mihai Pacepa is a former three-star general in Communist Romania, who defected to the United States in July following.

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Published April 15th by Regnery Publishing first published They built the second largest building on earth, and one of the ugliest This is a memoir of Romania’s top spy for Stalinism’s oddest creations – Nicolai and Elena Ceausescu of Romania. Peake called Pacepa’s theory an “imaginative story” and “implausible”. InRed Horizons was re-published as an e-book hoizons Google.

A former chief of Romania’s foreign intelligence service reveals the extraordinary paceepa of the Nicolae Ceausescu government of Romania, its brutal machinery of oppression, and its Machiavellian relationship with the West.

One cannot put down until it’s finished. Rychlakwho studies the history of religion. Insa cred ca asta este si farmecul cartii. I expected deeper revelations of the actual oppression prison conditions, numbers executed, etc.

InPacepa was appointed head of the Romanian intelligence station in FrankfurtWest Germanywhere he served two years. They horizonss Romania like it was their personal playground. He is now a United States citizen, a writer, and a columnist. In DecemberRomanian President Nicolae Ceausescu was executed at the end of a trial whose accusations came almost word-for-word out of Pacepa’s book, “Red Horizons,” subsequently republished in 27 countries.


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Red Horizons : The True Story of Nicolae and Elena Ceausescus’ Crimes, Lifestyle, and Corruption

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Archived from the original on 20 November Because it does not know what its people think, because it is not scientific. Ion Mihai Pacepa born 28 October in Bucharest, Romania is the highest-ranking intelligence official ever to have defected from the former Eastern Bloc. Selected pages Title Page. Yorizons About Red Horizons: Return to Book Page. A story about vicious men in control of a big corporation.

The Great Game Peter Hopkirk. And the Romanian version should be avoided, the poor translator has no idea of the happenings told in the book and the mistakes are abundant. Stalin’s disinformation efforts were rejected by that contemporary generation “that had lived through the real history and knew who Pope Pius XII really was,” Pacepa explained.


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A former chief of Romania’s foreign intelligence service reveals the extraordinary corruption of the Nicolae Ceausescu government of Romania, its brutal machinery of rer, and its Machiavellian relationship with the West.

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Coercion and Dissent in Romania, — Regnery PublishingApr 15, – True Crime – horisons. At least two squads of murderers have come to the United States to try to find him, and just recently one of Pacepa’s former agents — a man who had performed minor miracles in stealing Western technology in Europe at Romanian behest — spent several months on the East Coast, trying to track down the general.

Red Horizons was subsequently republished in 29 countries, and it was made into a documentary movie by the Hungarian TV.

It was late July when I got this order, and when I ultimately had to decide between being a good father and being a political criminal. A Beautiful New Life. Would appreciate suggestions for more precise works.