The spy who loved

the secrets and lives of Christine Granville
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Women spies, Secret service, Biography, World War, 1939-1945,
About the Edition

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.

StatementClare Mulley
Classifications
LC ClassificationsD810.S8 G727 2013
The Physical Object
Paginationxix, 426 pages, 16 unnumbered pages of plates
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL27145288M
ISBN 101250030323, 1250030331
ISBN 139781250030320, 9781250030337
LC Control Number2013010210
OCLC/WorldCa811597548

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