Or was Reilly the unsung hero of Soviet espionage who helped the Kremlin infiltrate Western intelligence? What was Sidney Reilly's relationship with such figures as Rasputin, Trotsky, Winston Churchill, and Aleister Crowley?
Spence's definitive biography unravels and corrects many decades of disinformation, and includes heretofore classified material secured from both British and Russian intelligence. Perhaps the only truth uttered publicly by Sidney Reilly is seen on the phrase beneath the crest on his letterhead - MUNDO NULLA FIDES, which translates as 'Put No Faith In The World,' or 'Trust No One.' TRUST NO ONE is essential to our understanding of modern espionage and the secret history of war and its profiteers.