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A Very Expensive Poison

The Assassination of Alexander Litvinenko and Putin's War with the West

Luke Harding

1 November 2006. Alexander Litvinenko is brazenly poisoned in central London. Twenty two days later he dies, killed from the inside. The poison? Polonium; a rare, lethal and highly radioactive substance. His crime? He had made some powerful enemies in Russia.Based on the best part of a decade's reporting, as well as extensive interviews with those ...
Publish Date
2017-01-24T00:00:00.000Z
2017-01-24T00:00:00.000Z
First Published in 2016
Goodreads rating
4.26
ISBN
9781101973998
Recommendations
2
Recommendations
2018-07-06T03:56:11.000Z
A Very Expensive Poison: The Assassination of Alexander Litvinenko by @lukeharding1968 -- The astonishing story of the Litvinenko and Perepilichnyy assassinations in the UK; reads like a Lee Child thriller; plenty topical now.      source
2017-12-27T20:34:41.000Z
Yes, from Luke Harding's excellent book "A Very Expensive Poison," which I recently recommended. To Trump!      source