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 Stevenson, William,, A MAN CALLED INTREPID - The Secret War 1939-1945.
Stevenson, William,
A MAN CALLED INTREPID - The Secret War 1939-1945.
Sphere Books, London, 1980, 7th imp., paperback, xxxii, 541pp, 12pp half tone photo ills., maps and diagrams in text, [iii] ads., decorated wrappers, one of the most closely guarded WW2 organisations was 'British Security Coordination', headed by William Stephenson (Intrepid), an umbrella intelligence organisation instigated by Churchill in 1940 to co-ordinate and moderate the political consequences between Britain and USA of British espionage and intelligence gathering, this book relates many of the intelligence, counter-espionage and clandestine operations that took place 1939-1945, this title is included in Nigel West's book 'Counterfeit Spies' about books of doubtful veracity, vertical crease in slightly rolled spine, rubbed and a little bumped at extrems., some creasing to wrappers, edges tanned, faint stamp on half title, good,
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Book number: 41895
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 Stevenson, William,, A MAN CALLED INTREPID - The Secret War 1939-1945.
Stevenson, William,
A MAN CALLED INTREPID - The Secret War 1939-1945.
Sphere Books, London, 1977, 3rd imp., paperback, 511pp, 12pp half tone photo ills., maps and diagrams in text, photo pictorial upper wrapper, one of the most closely guarded WW2 organisations was 'British Security Coordination', headed by William Stephenson (Intrepid), an umbrella intelligence organisation instigated by Churchill in 1940 to co-ordinate and moderate the political consequences between Britain and USA of British espionage and intelligence gathering, this book relates many of the intelligence, counter-espionage and clandestine operations that took place 1939-1945, this title is included in Nigel West's book 'Counterfeit Spies' about books of doubtful veracity, light vertical creaing to spine, a little rubbed at extrems., light creasing to wrappers, edges tanned, giood plus,
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Book number: 42033
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 Stevenson, William,, A MAN CALLED INTREPID - The Secret War 1939-1945.
Stevenson, William,
A MAN CALLED INTREPID - The Secret War 1939-1945.
Sphere Books, London, 1977, 3rd imp., paperback, 511pp, 12pp half tone photo ills., maps and diagrams in text, photo pictorial upper wrapper, one of the most closely guarded WW2 organisations was 'British Security Coordination', headed by William Stephenson (Intrepid), an umbrella intelligence organisation instigated by Churchill in 1940 to co-ordinate and moderate the political consequences between Britain and USA of British espionage and intelligence gathering, this book relates many of the intelligence, counter-espionage and clandestine operations that took place 1939-1945, this title is included in Nigel West's book 'Counterfeit Spies' about books of doubtful veracity, single vertical crease in spine, lightly rubbed at tips, edges tanned, very good,
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Book number: 42034
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 West, Nigel,, MI5 - The British Security Service Operations 1909-1945.
West, Nigel,
MI5 - The British Security Service Operations 1909-1945.
Triad, London, 1988, 5th imp., paperback, 464pp, 12pp half tone photo ills., chains of command in text, coloured lettered wrappers, a history of the arm of British Intelligence responsible for internal security, and of their operations including WW2, light vertical crease in spine, a little rubbed at extrems., ink name inside upper wrapper, ink notes half title, edges tanned, very good,
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Book number: 42037
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Keywords: war ww1 ww2 counter-intelligence

 Winterbotham, F. W. CBE,, THE ULTRA SECRET.
Winterbotham, F. W. CBE,
THE ULTRA SECRET.
Futura, London, 1975, 1st in imprint, paperback, 239pp, coloured decorated wrappers, written by one closely involved, an account of the use put to the decrypts from Bletchley Park, where the intercepts of the German code produced by the Enigma cypher machine were broken, the resultant material being known as 'Ultra', rubbed at extrems., slight roll to spine, numerous light creases to wrappers, edges tanned, good,
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Book number: 44509
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Keywords: war ww2 intelligence code breaking enigma ultra bletchley park

 Winton, John,, ULTRA AT SEA.
Winton, John,
ULTRA AT SEA.
Leo Cooper, London, 1988, 1st edn., 212pp, 8pp half tone photo ills., blue cloth lettered in gilt at spine, pictorial dustwrapper by John Darlington, the first detailed examination of the use to which the Royal Navy was able to make of the invaluable Enigma intercepts, Ultra, and the profound effect they had on the conduct of the war at sea, including naval actions against the Bismarck, the tracking dowm of Bismarck's tankers and supply vessels, the 'Channel Dash' from Brest, the Tirpitz, the Arctic convoy PQ17, the U-boat war 1941-42 and the 1943 convoys TM1, SC118, HX229, SC122, ONS5, the Bay of Biscay offensive of 1943, ULTRA in the Mediterranean 1941-42 and how ULTRA was nearly lost. The use that was made of ULTRA had to be extremely judicious, too many conicidences of being in the right place at the right time would give away the fact that the Allies were accessing the secret code generated by the Axis Enigma machines, tanning to edges, light foxing to upper edge, dustwrapper: sunning to spine and upper panel, faint foxing to flaps, very good plus in a very good dustwrapper,
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Book number: 45363
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Keywords: war ww2 navy royal code intelligence nid room39 intercepts enigma ultra strategy tactics PQ17 TM1 SC118 HX229 SC122 ONS5 bletchley park

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