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I want to write a spy story but severely lack knowledge. What and where should I research?

First identify the proper search terms. This can be: terms for spies and the organizations they work for: intelligence agency, secret service etc.; use a dictionary, thesaurus or encyclopedia (like ...
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I want to write a spy story but severely lack knowledge. What and where should I research?

Once you’ve settled on the era your story is set in, then search for short stories and novels set in that timeframe. For instance, if you’re story is set in contemporary times then reading Slow Horses ...
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