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Donovan of OSS

by Ford, Corey

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1970
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First edition
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First edition. 8vo. Cloth. Pp. xvi, 366, (ii). Illustrated. Appendices. Bibliography. Index.
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Treachery, Betrays, Blunders, and Cover-ups: Six Decades of Espionage Against America and Great Britain

by Pincher, Chapman

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Published
2009
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Fine copy
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First edition
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9781400068074
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New York: Random House, 2009. First edition. Hardcover. Fine copy/fine. Pincher, Chapman: Treachery, Betrayals, Blunders, and Cover-ups: Six Decades of Espionage Against America and Great Britain. Random House. New York: 2009. First edition. 8vo. Two-tone boards. Pp. xiv, 684, (ii). Appendix. Note on the Sources. Archival Sources. Bibliography. Index. The author says right at the beginning: "Throughout… Read more
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Agent Zigzag, A True Story of Nazi Espionage, Love, and Betrayal

by Macintyre, Ben

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Published
2007
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Fine copy
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First American edition
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9780307353405
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New York: Harmony Books, 2007. First American edition. Hardcover. Fine copy/fine. 8vo. Two-tone boards. Pp. xiv, 366. Illustrated: (16) pp. of plates. Selected Bibliography. Index. Eddie Chapman was a minor criminal who fatefully fell into the hands of the Nazis. They trained him to return to Britain and spy for them. However, things did not work out quite… Read more
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Operation Mincemeat, How a Dead Man and a Bizarre Plan Fooled the Nazis and Assured an Allied Victory

by Macintyre, Ben

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2010
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First American edition
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9780307452375
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New York: Harmony Books, 2010. First American edition. Hardcover. Fine copy/fine. 8vo. Two-tone boards. Pp. x, 402, (iv). Illustrated: (16) pp. of plates. Notes. Select Bibliography. Index. An idea originated by Ian Fleming, then taken up by two spy-masters operating in a cramped room beneath the Admiralty in London, was to provide the Germans with disinformation about where the… Read more
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Hitler's Savage Canary, A History of the Danish Resistance in World War II

by Lampe, David

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Published
2011
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Fine copy
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First edition thus
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9781611450637
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New York: Skyhorse Publishing, 2011. First edition thus. Hardcover. Fine copy/fine. 8vo. Boards. Pp. xviii, 238. Illustrated: (8) pp. of plates. Index. Foreword by Birger Riis-Jorgensen. Also includes the 1957 Foreword by Air Chief Marshall Sir Basil Embrey. This book was originally published by Cassell & Company, London, in 1957.
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Between Silk and Cyanide, A Codemaker's War 1941-1945

by Marks, Leo

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Published
1998
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Fine copy
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First American edition
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9780684864228
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New York: The Free Press, 1998. First American edition. Hardcover. Fine copy/fine. 8vo. Two-tone boards. Pp. (x), 614. Illustrated: (8) pp. of plates. Appendices. Index. The author was the son of Benjamin Marks, the founder of the famous London bookshop at 84 Charing Cross Road. He was perhaps the most gifted cryptographer who worked for the Special… Read more
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Secret Agent, The True Story of the Covert War Against Hitler

by Stafford, David

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Published
2001
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First American edition
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9781585671687
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Woodstock & New York: The Overlook Press, 2001. First American edition. Hardcover. Fine copy/fine. 8vo. Cloth-backed boards. Pp. 254, (ii). Map. Bibliography. Index. This is an account of the Special Operations Executive which was written in conjunction with a BBC series broadcast in 2000. It is exceptionally well-written and most interesting.
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The Spy Went Dancing

by Romanones, Aline Countess of

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Published
1990
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First edition
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9780399135095
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New York: G. P. Putnam's Sons, 1990. First edition. Hardcover. Edges foxed, else fine/fine. 8vo. Cloth-backed boards. Pp. 320.
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Conspiracy of Silence, The Secret Life of Anthony Blunt

by [Blunt, Anthony]. Barrie Penrose, and Simon Freeman

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Published
1987
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Reprinted
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9780374128852
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New York: Farrar, Straus and Giroux, 1987. Reprinted. Hardcover. Fine copy/fine. 8vo. Cloth-backed boards. Pp. xx, 616. Illustrated: (20) pp plates. Glossary. Checklist. Index. This was one of the early biographies of Anthony Blunt which appeared after it was learned he had been a Soviet agent working with the other famous English spies, Burgess, Maclean and Philby.… Read more
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Spy Trader, Germany's Devil's Advocate and the Darkest Secrets of the Cold War

by [Vogel, Wolfgang]. Whitney, Craig R

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Published
1993
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First edition
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9780812922219
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New York: Random House, 1993. First edition. Hardcover. Fine copy/fine. 8vo. Boards. Pp. xl, 376. Illustrated: (8) pp. of plates. Checklist. Index This is a biography of Wolfgang Vogel, a suave East German lawyer who moved between East and West brokering deals between the two Cold War sides.
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The Wilson Plot, How the Spycatchers and Their American Allies Tried to Overthrow the British Government

by Leigh, David

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Published
1988
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Fine copy
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First American Edition
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9780394572413
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New York: Pantheon Books, 1988. First American Edition. Hardcover. Fine copy/fine. 8vo. Cloth-backed boards. Pp. xvi, 272. (8) pp. plates. Checklist. Index. There had always been a great deal of paranoia within the British security services, but by the 1960s it was rampant. Some officials even believed the Prime Minister of the time, Harold Wilson, was a… Read more
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Spycatcher, The Candid Autobiography of a Senior Intelligence Officer

by Wright, Peter

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Published
1987
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Fine copy
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Reprinted
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9780670820559
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New York: Viking Press, 1987. Reprinted. Hardcover. Fine copy/fine. 8vo. Cloth-backed boards. Pp. (vi), 394. Illustrated: [8] pp. of plates. Index.  When this book was published, it created a storm. Peter Wright was a scientist working for British Intelligence from 1955. In the 1960s he came to be involved—too closely, it seems—in the search for "The Fifth Man",… Read more
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The Philby Files, The Secret Life of Master Spy Kim Philby

by [Philby, Kim]. Genrikh Borovik

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Published
1994
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First American Edition
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9780316102841
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Boston: Little, Brown, 1994. First American Edition. Hardcover. Fine copy/fine. 8vo. Cloth-backed boards. Pp. xxii, 384. Illustrated: (8) pp. plates. Index. Edited and with an Introduction by Phillip Knightley. Translated by Antonia W. Bouis.
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Resisting Hitler, Mildred Fish-Harnack and the Red Orchestra

by [Harnack, Mildred]. Shareen Blair Brysac

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2000
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First edition
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9780195132694
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New York: Oxford University Press, 2000. First edition. Hardcover. Fine copy/fine. 8vo. Cloth-backed boards. Pp. xiv, 498. Illus. Map. Notes. Checklist. Index. Mildred Harnack was an American woman who with her German husband Arvid and their friends ran one of the most effective anti-Nazi resistance groups until they were captured and executed.
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A Divided Life, A Biography of Donald Maclean

by [Maclean, Donald]. Robert Cecil

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1988
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First edition
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9780370311296
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London: Bodley Head, 1988. First edition. Hardcover. Fine copy/fine. 8vo. Boards. Pp. xx, 212. Illustrated: (8) pp. of plates. Index. Foreword by Lord Annan. Donald Maclean had a brilliant career as a diplomat. However on a day in 1951 he suddenly vanished with Guy Burgess. Thus set off one of the most remarkable cases in British espionage… Read more
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The Last of the Cold War Spies, The Life of Michael Straight, The Only American in Britain's Cambridge Spy Ring

by [Straight, Michael]. Roland Perry

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2005
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First edition
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9780306814280
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Cambridge: Da Capo Books, 2005. First edition. Hardcover. Fine copy/fine. 8vo. Two-tone boards. Pp. xii, 396. Illustrated: (4) pp. of plates. Notes. Checklist. Index. Michael Straight attended Cambridge University in the 1930s where he was drawn into the circle of friends who later became famous as Soviet spies. He passed information to them and apparently was far… Read more
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The Secrets of the Service, A Story of Soviet Subversion of Western Intelligence

by Glees, Anthony

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1987
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First edition
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9780881843750
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New York: Carroll & Graf, 1987. First edition. Hardcover. Fine copy/fine. 8vo. Boards. Pp. xvi, 448. Illustrated: (8) pp. plates. Notes. Checklist. Index. A study of the Soviet penetration of British Intelligence which began in the 1930s and continued for decades.
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The Literary Spy, The Ultimate Source for Quotations on Espionage & Intelligence

by Lathrop, Charles E. (editor)

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Published
2004
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First edition
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9780300103243
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New Haven and London: Yale University Press, 2004. First edition. Hardcover. Fine copy/fine. Small 4to. Boards. Pp. xviii, 478. Checklist. Indices. With sections on Assassination, Budgets, Deceptions, Failures, Leaks, Nut Cases, Treason and many more.
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The Private Life of Kim Philby, The Moscow Years

by [Philby, Kim]. Rufina Philby, and Mikhail Lyubimov, and Hayden Peake

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2000
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First edition
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9780880642194
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New York: Fromm International Publishing Corp, 2000. First edition. Hardcover. Fine copy/fine. 8vo. Two-tone boards. Pp. x, 452. Illustrated: (16) pp. plates. Checklist. Chronology. Index. Kim Philby's Russian wife describes her eighteen years of marriage to the famous spy whose final years in Moscow were utterly disillusioning.
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Betrayal, The Story of Aldrich Ames, An American Spy

by [Ames, Aldrich]. Tim Weiner, David Johnston, Neil A. Lewis

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Published
1995
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First edition
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9780679440505
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New York: Random House, 1995. First edition. Hardcover. Fine copy/fine. 8vo. Cloth-backed boards. Pp. viiii, 312. Illustrated: (16) pp. of plates. List of Sources. Index.
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