The irregulars : Roald Dahl and the British spy ring in wartime Washington
|Format:||Print Book 2008|
|Availability:||Available at 10 Libraries 10 of 10 copies|
The author of two top secret stories from the Second World War turns her gaze on the fascinating story of the cream of the British spies in Washington DC who were spying on the United States. This book reveals how author Roald Dahl was a member of Churchill's infamous dirty tricks squad.
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-- Career in espionage.
Great Britain. -- British Security Coordination.
World War, 1939-1945 -- Secret service -- Great Britain.
World War, 1939-1945 -- Secret service -- United States.
World War, 1939-1945 -- Propaganda.
Propaganda, British -- United States.
|Publisher|| New York :Simon & Schuster,2008
|Edition||1st Simon & Schuster hardcover ed.|
xx, 393 pages, 16 unnumbered pages of plates : illustrations ; 24 cm
Includes bibliographical references (pages 370-376) and index.