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The Spy Who Loved

The Secrets And Lives Of Christine Granville

By Clare Mulley

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.

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Book

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  • BIOGRAPHY Skarbek, Biography

Publish Date

2013

ISBN

9781250030320


Format: Book
Author: Mulley, Clare
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.
Title: The spy who loved : the secrets and lives of Christine Granville / Clare Mulley.
Publisher Date: New York : St. Martin's Press, 2013.
Subject: Skarbek, Krystyna, 1908-1952. Women spies -- Great Britain -- Biography. Spies -- Great Britain -- Biography World War, 1939-1945 -- Secret service -- Great Britain
Isbn: 9781250030320 (hbk.) 1250030323 (hbk.)
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Call Number: B Skarbek
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Bib Id: 437672

Format: Book
Author: Mulley, Clare.
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.
Title: The spy who loved : the secrets and lives of Christine Granville / Clare Mulley.
Edition: First U.S. edition.
Publisher, Date: New York : St. Martin's Press, 2013.
Description: xix, 426 pages, 16 unnumbered pages of plates : illustrations, maps ; 25 cm
Subjects: Skarbek, Krystyna, 1908-1952.
Subjects: Women spies -- Great Britain -- Biography.
Subjects: Spies -- Great Britain -- Biography
Subjects: World War, 1939-1945 -- Secret service -- Great Britain
Notes: Includes bibliographical references (pages 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.
LCCN: 2013010210
ISBN: 9781250030320 (hbk.)
ISBN: 1250030323 (hbk.)
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Available Copies: 2
Total Copies: 2
Call Number: B Skarbek