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The Resource The secret war : spies, ciphers, and guerrillas, 1939-1945, Max Hastings

The secret war : spies, ciphers, and guerrillas, 1939-1945, Max Hastings

Label
The secret war : spies, ciphers, and guerrillas, 1939-1945
Title
The secret war
Title remainder
spies, ciphers, and guerrillas, 1939-1945
Statement of responsibility
Max Hastings
Creator
Author
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
An examination of one of the most important yet underexplored aspects of World War II--intelligence--shows how espionage successes and failures by the United States, Britain, Russia, Germany, and Japan influenced the course of the war and its final outcome
Has edition
Cataloging source
YDXCP
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Hastings, Max
Dewey number
940.5485
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • plates
Index
no index present
LC call number
D810.S7
LC item number
H365 2016
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • World War, 1939-1945
  • World War, 1939-1945
  • World War, 1939-1945
  • World War, 1939-1945
  • Intelligence service
  • Espionage
  • Bletchley Park (Milton Keynes, England)
Label
The secret war : spies, ciphers, and guerrillas, 1939-1945, Max Hastings
Instantiates
Publication
Note
"First published in a different form in the United Kingdom in 2015." -- copyright page
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages [559]-585) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Before the Deluge -- The Storm Breaks -- Miracles Take a Little Longer: Bletchley -- The Dogs That Barked -- Divine Winds -- Muddling and Groping: The Russians at War -- Britain's Secret War Machine -- 'Mars': The Bloodiest Deception -- The Orchestra's Last Concert -- Guerrilla -- Hoover's G-Men, Donovan's Wild Men -- Russia's Partisans: Terrorising Both Sides -- Islands in the Storm -- A Little Help from Their Friends -- The Knowledge Factories -- 'Blunderhead': The English Patient -- Eclipse of the Abwehr -- Battlefields -- Black Widows, Few White Knights -- 'Enormoz' -- Decoding Victory
Control code
ocn913135714
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
First U.S. edition.
Extent
xxvi, 610 pages, 32 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9780062259271
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)913135714
Label
The secret war : spies, ciphers, and guerrillas, 1939-1945, Max Hastings
Publication
Note
"First published in a different form in the United Kingdom in 2015." -- copyright page
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages [559]-585) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Before the Deluge -- The Storm Breaks -- Miracles Take a Little Longer: Bletchley -- The Dogs That Barked -- Divine Winds -- Muddling and Groping: The Russians at War -- Britain's Secret War Machine -- 'Mars': The Bloodiest Deception -- The Orchestra's Last Concert -- Guerrilla -- Hoover's G-Men, Donovan's Wild Men -- Russia's Partisans: Terrorising Both Sides -- Islands in the Storm -- A Little Help from Their Friends -- The Knowledge Factories -- 'Blunderhead': The English Patient -- Eclipse of the Abwehr -- Battlefields -- Black Widows, Few White Knights -- 'Enormoz' -- Decoding Victory
Control code
ocn913135714
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
First U.S. edition.
Extent
xxvi, 610 pages, 32 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9780062259271
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)913135714

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