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The Resource The spy who loved : the secrets and lives of Christine Granville, Clare Mulley

The spy who loved : the secrets and lives of Christine Granville, Clare Mulley

Label
The spy who loved : the secrets and lives of Christine Granville
Title
The spy who loved
Title remainder
the secrets and lives of Christine Granville
Statement of responsibility
Clare Mulley
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Explores the life and career of one of Britain's most daring and highly decorated special agents, whose gathered intelligence and courage provided a significant contribution to the Allied war effort in World War II
Biography type
individual biography
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Mulley, Clare
Dewey number
  • 940.54/8641092
  • B
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Skarbek, Krystyna
  • Women spies
  • Spies
  • World War, 1939-1945
Label
The spy who loved : the secrets and lives of Christine Granville, Clare Mulley
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 398-411) and index
Contents
Stories of trust and betrayal -- Borderlands -- Two weddings and a war -- Hungarian embraces -- Polish resistance -- A string of arrests -- Travels in an opel -- Cold in Cairo -- The beautiful spy -- Our woman in Algiers -- A French occupation -- The battle of Vercors -- Switching allegiances -- Operation liberté -- Mission impossible -- Second-class citizen -- Deep water -- Brutal end -- The afterlife of Christine Granville
Control code
BK0012199038
Dimensions
25 cm.
Edition
First U.S. edition.
Extent
xix, 426 p.
Isbn
9781250030320
Lccn
2013010210
Other physical details
ill., maps
Label
The spy who loved : the secrets and lives of Christine Granville, Clare Mulley
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 398-411) and index
Contents
Stories of trust and betrayal -- Borderlands -- Two weddings and a war -- Hungarian embraces -- Polish resistance -- A string of arrests -- Travels in an opel -- Cold in Cairo -- The beautiful spy -- Our woman in Algiers -- A French occupation -- The battle of Vercors -- Switching allegiances -- Operation liberté -- Mission impossible -- Second-class citizen -- Deep water -- Brutal end -- The afterlife of Christine Granville
Control code
BK0012199038
Dimensions
25 cm.
Edition
First U.S. edition.
Extent
xix, 426 p.
Isbn
9781250030320
Lccn
2013010210
Other physical details
ill., maps

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