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The secret World War II

Don Lawson

The secret World War II

by Don Lawson

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Published by F. Watts in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • World War, 1939-1945 -- Secret service -- Juvenile literature.,
  • World War, 1939-1945 -- Secret service.,
  • Espionage.

  • About the Edition

    Discusses World War II espionage activities including intelligence personnel, codes and ciphers, and propaganda.

    Edition Notes

    StatementDon Lawson.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsD810.S7 L33
    The Physical Object
    Pagination118 p. :
    Number of Pages118
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL4551746M
    ISBN 100531014592
    LC Control Number77021185
    OCLC/WorldCa3361277

      During World War II, the ordinary activities of librarianship—acquisition, cataloguing, and reproduction—became fraught with : Kathy Peiss.   The “secret war” of Hastings’s title was but prologue. “Cyberwarfare,” he argues, “is a logical evolution of the process” that began in World War I and “expanded vastly” at Author: Josef Joffe.

    World War II, conflict that involved virtually every part of the world during – The main combatants were the Axis powers (Germany, Italy, and Japan) and the Allies (France, Great Britain, the United States, the Soviet Union, and China). It was the bloodiest conflict, as well as the largest war, in history. Get this from a library! The secret World War II. [Don Lawson] -- Discusses World War II espionage activities including intelligence personnel, codes and ciphers, and propaganda.

    Outside his office, World War II had begun, and Europe’s baptism by blitzkrieg was under way. In England—as in the world—the intelligence community was still an all-male domain, and a clubby.   From top secret spy missions to recently declassified WWII documents, this richly illustrated account of the covert espionage operations of World War II takes readers behind the battle lines and into the undercover war effort. National Geographic’s landmark book includes recently released never-before-seen photographs, coded messages, classified maps, and more than rare artifacts .


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