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The Resource Double cross : the true story of the D-day spies, Ben Macintyre

Double cross : the true story of the D-day spies, Ben Macintyre

Label
Double cross : the true story of the D-day spies
Title
Double cross
Title remainder
the true story of the D-day spies
Statement of responsibility
Ben Macintyre
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Recounts the story of the six double agents--Bronx, Brutus, Treasure, Tricycle and Garbo--who would weave a web of deception so intricate that it ensnared Hitler's army and helped to carry thousands of troops across the Channel in safety on 6 June 1944, D-Day
Biography type
contains biographical information
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1963-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Macintyre, Ben
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • World War, 1939-1945
  • World War, 1939-1945
  • World War, 1939-1945
  • World War, 1939-1945
  • Deception (Military science)
  • Espionage
  • Spies
Label
Double cross : the true story of the D-day spies, Ben Macintyre
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [383]-386) and index
Contents
Raw recruits -- A bit of an enigma -- Roman and the cat -- Coat tailing -- The club -- Garbo takes the stage -- Popov goes shopping -- The great game -- The flock -- True agent, false agent, double agent -- Cockade -- Discovered treasure -- The walk-in -- A time for fortitude -- Enriching the chicken feed -- Artist paints a picture -- Monty's double -- The double dash -- Jebsen's new friend -- "Am I not always careful?" -- Operation Dora -- Guest of the Gestapo -- Bronx gets toothache -- Garbo's warning -- Second innings
Dimensions
25 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
[xiii], 399 p.
Isbn
9780307888754
Isbn Type
(hbk.)
Lccn
2012003089
Other physical details
ill., maps
System control number
  • (OCoLC)760971593
  • (OCoLC)ocn760971593
  • 503909
Label
Double cross : the true story of the D-day spies, Ben Macintyre
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [383]-386) and index
Contents
Raw recruits -- A bit of an enigma -- Roman and the cat -- Coat tailing -- The club -- Garbo takes the stage -- Popov goes shopping -- The great game -- The flock -- True agent, false agent, double agent -- Cockade -- Discovered treasure -- The walk-in -- A time for fortitude -- Enriching the chicken feed -- Artist paints a picture -- Monty's double -- The double dash -- Jebsen's new friend -- "Am I not always careful?" -- Operation Dora -- Guest of the Gestapo -- Bronx gets toothache -- Garbo's warning -- Second innings
Dimensions
25 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
[xiii], 399 p.
Isbn
9780307888754
Isbn Type
(hbk.)
Lccn
2012003089
Other physical details
ill., maps
System control number
  • (OCoLC)760971593
  • (OCoLC)ocn760971593
  • 503909

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