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COLVIN, IAN,
CHIEF OF INTELLIGENCE.
Gallancz, London, 1951, 1st edn., 224pp, green cloth gilt, biography of Admiral Wilhelm Canaris, the Chief of Military Intelligence in the Third Reich, a complex political man, relieved of command in February 1944 and implicated in the Stauffenburg assassination attempt in July 1944, he was arrested and eventually hanged by the SS in April 1945, a little rubbed at extrems., gilding dull, no dustwrapper, very good,
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Book number: 24485
GBP 7.20 [Appr.: EURO 8 US$ 9.15 | JP¥ 964]
Keywords: war ww2 military intelligence espionage abwehr

 CRUICKSHANK, CHARLES,, DECEPTION IN WORLD WAR II.
CRUICKSHANK, CHARLES,
DECEPTION IN WORLD WAR II.
Oxford University Press, Oxford, 1979, 1st edn., [xiv], 248pp, 16pp half tone photo ills., 3 maps in text, black cloth lettered in gilt at spine, photo montage dustwrapper, an account of the various attempts at deceiving and/or misleading the Germans during WW2 to disguise the Allies real intentions, covering visual, operational and false information deception techniques, lightly rubbed at extrems., dustwrapper: pc., lightly rubbed at tips, spine a little sunned, very good in a very good dustwrapper,
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Book number: 32750
GBP 19.50 [Appr.: EURO 21.5 US$ 24.79 | JP¥ 2610]
Keywords: war ww2 deception camouflage

 CRUICKSHANK, CHARLES,, THE FOURTH ARM - Psychological Warfare 1938-1945.
CRUICKSHANK, CHARLES,
THE FOURTH ARM - Psychological Warfare 1938-1945.
Oxford University Press, Oxford, 1981 1st in imprint, trade paperback, 200pp, 16pp half tone photo ills., [viii] ads., photo pictorial upper wrapper, the story of the psychological warfare between Germany and the Allies during WW2 using leaflets and radio broadcasts, originally published by Davis-Poynter with corrections and extra illustrations for this paperback edition, including the first German leaflet dropped to British soldiers in 1940 and a brilliant imitation of the 'Evening Standard' newspaper, full of lies and half-truths, faint vertical crease in slightly sunned spine, lightly rubbed at extrems., edges tanned, good plus,
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Book number: 44308
GBP 12.00 [Appr.: EURO 13.25 US$ 15.25 | JP¥ 1606]
Keywords: war ww2 psychological warfare leaflets newspapers radio rumours black propaganda

 ENEVER, TED,, BRITAINS'S BEST KEPT SECRET - Ultra's Base at Bletchley Park.
ENEVER, TED,
BRITAINS'S BEST KEPT SECRET - Ultra's Base at Bletchley Park.
Bramley Books / Quadrillion, London, 1999, 1st in imprint (previous issue by Sutton), vi, 90pp, half tone and line ills. in text, laminated pictorial boards with matching pictorial dustwrapper, an account of Bletchley Park, as it was and as it is today, the home during WW2 of the Government Code and Cypher School, where Enigma intercepts were decoded and analysed and Ultra, the highly secret intelligence data, was produced, fine in a fine dustwrapper,
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Book number: 32766
GBP 10.00 [Appr.: EURO 11 US$ 12.71 | JP¥ 1339]
Keywords: war ww2 home front intelligence enigma intercept ultra code breaking secret bletchley park station x

 HOWARD, MICHAEL,, STRATEGIC DECEPTION IN THE SECOND WORLD WAR.
HOWARD, MICHAEL,
STRATEGIC DECEPTION IN THE SECOND WORLD WAR.
Pimlico, London, 1992, paperback, [xiv], 271pp, 4pp maps, large format (9 x 6" approx.), coloured pictorial upper wrapper, originally published by HMSO as volume 5 of the 'Official History of British Intelligence in the Second World War', the author explains how a successful combination of security and intelligence made it possible to deceive the German High Command as to the strategic intentions of the Allies and make them greatly overestimate the resources at their disposal, describing the work of the Twenty Committee and the double-cross system, slight slant to spine, a little rubbed and bumped at extrems., light diagional creasing to wrappers and corners inclined to curl, good reading copy,
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Book number: 40050
GBP 8.50 [Appr.: EURO 9.5 US$ 10.8 | JP¥ 1138]
Keywords: war ww2 intelligence deception garbo security twenty xx committee double cross vf45

 KAHN, DAVID,, HITLER'S SPIES - German Military Intelligence in World War II.
KAHN, DAVID,
HITLER'S SPIES - German Military Intelligence in World War II.
Collier Books, Macmillan Publishing, New York, 1985 1st in imprint, paperback, xiii, 671pp, 32pp half tone photo ills., maps, facsimiles and line drawings in text, large format (9x 6 inches approx.), decorated wrappers, an account of the work of German Intelligence Agencies during WW2, the story of one of the most powerful and widespread but fatally flawed intelligence systems, covering all aspects of military intelligence gathering but also relating the failures to act on or interpret the intelligence gained at some of the most crucial stages of WW2, lightly rubbed at tips, tiny bump lower tips a few leaves, edges a little tanned, very good,
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Book number: 44327
GBP 8.00 [Appr.: EURO 8.75 US$ 10.17 | JP¥ 1071]
Keywords: war ww2 germany abwehr canaris

 KAHN, DAVID,, SEIZING THE ENIGMA - The Race to Break the German U-Boat Codes, 1939-1943.
KAHN, DAVID,
SEIZING THE ENIGMA - The Race to Break the German U-Boat Codes, 1939-1943.
Souvenir Press, London, 1992, 1st edn., xii, 337pp, 16pp half tone photo ills., maps/diagrams in text, maps at eps., black cloth lettered in silver at spine, decorated lettered dustwrapper, an account of the secret struggle of the cryptographers at Bletchley Park to break and keep up with the changes in the Enigma code used by Doenitz's U-boats, loosely inserted two colour photographs of Enigma machines, edges tanned, dustwrapper: price clipped, lightly rubbed at tips, very good plus in a very good plus dustwrapper,
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Book number: 26262
GBP 22.40 [Appr.: EURO 24.5 US$ 28.47 | JP¥ 2998]
Keywords: war ww2 gccs gchq bletchley park turing knox enigma colossus bombe denniston ultra

 KATONA, EDITA WITH MACNAGHTEN, PATRICK,, CODE-NAME MARIANNE.
KATONA, EDITA WITH MACNAGHTEN, PATRICK,
CODE-NAME MARIANNE.
Collins and Harvill, London, 1976, 1st edn., 213pp, [x] appendices, 4pp half tone photo ills., brown cloth lettered in gilt at spine, half tone photo pictorial dustwrapper, an account of how, as a young Czech refugee, the author gained a post in French Naval Intelligence and was involved in photographing the military zone in Sicily, then assigned the task of forming a spy ring in Venice, and later the invasion of France her work went on until her cover was blown and she went on the run, lightly rubbed at tips, edges tanned, ink name/number front pastedown, dustwrapper: lightly rubbed at extrems., very good in a very good plus dustwrapper,
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Book number: 39132
GBP 13.50 [Appr.: EURO 14.75 US$ 17.16 | JP¥ 1807]
Keywords: war ww2 czechoslavakia france naval intelligence espionage autobiography

 LEWIN, RONALD,, ULTRA GOES TO WAR - The Secret Story.
LEWIN, RONALD,
ULTRA GOES TO WAR - The Secret Story.
Book Club Associates, London, 1978, club edn., 398pp, 16pp half tone photo ills., black cloth lettered in silver at spine, photo pictorial dustwrapper, a history of the Enigma encoding machine, its development and marketing in the 1920's, the early work of the Polish intelligence service and an account of the WW2 work of Bletchley Park, the British 'Station X' which deciphered the code and produced the decrypts known as 'Ultra', and the successes and failures of the use of that intelligence in the field, sl. cocked, a little bumped lower cnr. lower bd., half signature with slight gathering damage to fore-edge, dustwrapper: a little rubbed at extrems., very good in a very good dustwrapper,
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Book number: 32822
GBP 12.00 [Appr.: EURO 13.25 US$ 15.25 | JP¥ 1606]
Keywords: war ww2 intelligence code breaking enigma ultra bletchley park

 LEWIN, RONALD,, ULTRA GOES TO WAR - The Secret Story.
LEWIN, RONALD,
ULTRA GOES TO WAR - The Secret Story.
Arrow Books, London, 1980, trade paperback, 398pp, 12pp half tone photo ills., col'd lettered wrappers, a history of the Enigma encoding machine, its developmnent and marketing, and an account of the work of Bletchley Park, the British 'Station X' which deciphered the code and the use made of 'Ultra', the intelligence it produced, very sl. spine slant with faint vertical crease, pages tanned, lightly rubbed at extrems., very good,
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Book number: 41776
GBP 8.00 [Appr.: EURO 8.75 US$ 10.17 | JP¥ 1071]
Keywords: war ww2 intelligence code breaking enigma ultra bletchley park

 LEWIN, RONALD,, ULTRA GOES TO WAR - The Secret Story.
LEWIN, RONALD,
ULTRA GOES TO WAR - The Secret Story.
Arrow Books, London, 1980, 1st in imprint, trade paperback, 398pp, 12pp half tone photo ills., [i] ads., coloured lettered wrappers, a history of the Enigma encoding machine, its developmnent and marketing, and an account of the work of Bletchley Park, the British 'Station X' which deciphered the code and the use made of 'Ultra', the intelligence it produced, faint vertical crease in spine, lightly rubbed at tips, edges tanned, very good plus,
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Book number: 41988
GBP 13.00 [Appr.: EURO 14.25 US$ 16.52 | JP¥ 1740]
Keywords: war ww2 intelligence code breaking enigma ultra bletchley park

 MASTERMAN, J. C. (FOREWORD BY NORMAN HOLMES PEARSON),, THE DOUBLE-CROSS SYSTEM in the War of 1939 to 1945.
MASTERMAN, J. C. (FOREWORD BY NORMAN HOLMES PEARSON),
THE DOUBLE-CROSS SYSTEM in the War of 1939 to 1945.
The History Book Club, London, ND, club edn., xix, 203pp, dichromatic green/black cloth lettered in gilt at spine, decorated dustwrapper, an account of British Military Intelligence and its' turning of virtually all German intelligence agents in Britain into double agents (those not turned were arrested) during WW2, lightly bumped at tips, edges foxed, dustwrapper: rubbed at extrems., several light creases, spine a little sunned, very good in a good plus dustwrapper,
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Book number: 31377
GBP 15.00 [Appr.: EURO 16.5 US$ 19.07 | JP¥ 2008]
Keywords: war ww2 intelligence espionage mis-information double cross xx twenty committee

 MCKAY, SINCLAIR,, THE SECRET LISTENERS - The Men and Women Posted Across the World to Intercept the German Codes for Bletchley Park.
MCKAY, SINCLAIR,
THE SECRET LISTENERS - The Men and Women Posted Across the World to Intercept the German Codes for Bletchley Park.
Aurum, London, 2013, trade paperback, [x] inc. double page map, 354pp, 16pp half tone photo ills., coloured pictorial upper wrapper, in order that Bletchley Park had the raw material of enemy wireless transmissions to try and decode there had to be numerous listening posts across the world to intercept and records these transmissions. This is the account of the personnel who manned the listening posts in all corners of the world, edges tanned, near fine,
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Book number: 42569
GBP 8.00 [Appr.: EURO 8.75 US$ 10.17 | JP¥ 1071]
Keywords: war ww2 bletchley park code-breaking y-stations listening radio intecepts

 MCKAY, SINCLAIR,, THE SECRET LISTENERS - How the Y Service Intercepted German Codes for Bletchley Park.
MCKAY, SINCLAIR,
THE SECRET LISTENERS - How the Y Service Intercepted German Codes for Bletchley Park.
Aurum, London, 2012, 1st paperback edn., paperback, [viii] incl. double page map, 354pp, 16pp half tone photo ills., coloured pictorial montage upper wrapper, large format (8.5 x 5 inches approx.), an account of the life and experiences of the men and women of the British 'Y' (Wireless) service, those who intercepted the coded and German plain language transmission of the enemy during WW2. They were staioned within UK and all over the world from Gibraltar to the middle and far east and were able and passed on the raw data to Bletchley Park as well as making it available to local Allied headquarters in the field, slight roll and slant to spine, cnrs. slightly inclined to curl, good,
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Book number: 44485
GBP 4.80 [Appr.: EURO 5.25 US$ 6.1 | JP¥ 643]
Keywords: war ww2 intelligence code breaking bletchley park

 MCKAY, SINCLAIR,, THE SECRET LIFE OF BLETCHLEY PARK - The WWII Codebreaking Centre and the Men and Women who Worked There.
MCKAY, SINCLAIR,
THE SECRET LIFE OF BLETCHLEY PARK - The WWII Codebreaking Centre and the Men and Women who Worked There.
Aurum, London, 2011, reprint, trade paperback, vi, 336pp, 8pp half tone photo ills., pictorial montage upper wrapper, an account of the birth and WW2 life of Staion 'X', the codename for Bletchley Park the home of GC & CS, the Goverement Code and Cypher School, which had been moved out of London in 1938/39. This account is based on the personal recollections of thosee who worked there, on the most part the ordinary men and women thrown together with some of Britain's most brilliant brains to decrypt enemy messages and having been made to sign the Official Secrets Act lived in fear of ever being able to tell their stories for over 60 years, a little rubbed at extrems., faint vertical crease in spine, edges tanned, very good,
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Book number: 44521
GBP 5.00 [Appr.: EURO 5.5 US$ 6.36 | JP¥ 669]
Keywords: war ww2 bletchley park codebreaking

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