For a chilling true story of surveillance and secret police why not try The file: a personal history by Timothy Garton Ash. Garton Ash moved to Berlin to observe the city. Later he discovered that all the while the secret police were observing him. He returns to collect his file and discover just how much the Stasi knew.
Copies of this book are available in the Library on Level 5 at shelfmark 327.84 ASH.
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