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The Resource Agent Garbo : the brilliant, eccentric secret agent who tricked Hitler and saved D-Day, Stephan Talty

Agent Garbo : the brilliant, eccentric secret agent who tricked Hitler and saved D-Day, Stephan Talty

Label
Agent Garbo : the brilliant, eccentric secret agent who tricked Hitler and saved D-Day
Title
Agent Garbo
Title remainder
the brilliant, eccentric secret agent who tricked Hitler and saved D-Day
Statement of responsibility
Stephan Talty
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Describes the life of Juan Pujol, a poultry farmer who opposed the Nazis and concocted a series of staggering lies that lead to his becoming one of Germany's most valued spies, while actually acting as a double-agent for the Allies
Summary
Describes the life of Juan Pujol, a poultry farmer who opposed the Nazis and concocted a series of staggering lies that lead to his becoming one of Germany's most valued spies, while actually acting as a double-agent for the Allies
Biography type
individual biography
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10109595
Cataloging source
DLC
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Talty, Stephan
Dewey number
940.54/8641092
Illustrations
plates
Index
index present
LC call number
D810.S8
LC item number
P883 2012
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Pujol, Juan
  • World War, 1939-1945
  • Spies
Target audience
adult
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how a brilliant, eccentric spy tricked Hitler and saved D-Day
Label
Agent Garbo : the brilliant, eccentric secret agent who tricked Hitler and saved D-Day, Stephan Talty
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages [281]-283) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Pt. I. The Making of a Spy -- 1. Tom Mix in Barcelona -- 2. The Training Ground -- 3. Araceli -- 4. The white city 5. The Game -- 6. The Snakepit -- Pt. II. Garbo's Rise -- 7. A Fresh Riot of Ideas -- 8. The System -- 9. The Debut -- 10. The Blacks and the Santa Clauses -- 11. The Rehearsal -- Pt. III. The Far Shore -- 12. The Dry Run -- 13. An Intimate Deception -- 14. Haywire -- 15. The Interloper -- 16. The Ghost Army -- 17. The Backdrop -- 18. The Build-Up -- 19. The Prisoner -- 20. The Hours -- 21. The Weapon -- Pt. IV. Breakoff -- 22. The End -- 23. The Return
Control code
20237124
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xvi, 301 pages, 8 unnumbered plates
Isbn
9780547614816
Lccn
2012005470
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
System control number
(DLC)BK0010709848
Label
Agent Garbo : the brilliant, eccentric secret agent who tricked Hitler and saved D-Day, Stephan Talty
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages [281]-283) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Pt. I. The Making of a Spy -- 1. Tom Mix in Barcelona -- 2. The Training Ground -- 3. Araceli -- 4. The white city 5. The Game -- 6. The Snakepit -- Pt. II. Garbo's Rise -- 7. A Fresh Riot of Ideas -- 8. The System -- 9. The Debut -- 10. The Blacks and the Santa Clauses -- 11. The Rehearsal -- Pt. III. The Far Shore -- 12. The Dry Run -- 13. An Intimate Deception -- 14. Haywire -- 15. The Interloper -- 16. The Ghost Army -- 17. The Backdrop -- 18. The Build-Up -- 19. The Prisoner -- 20. The Hours -- 21. The Weapon -- Pt. IV. Breakoff -- 22. The End -- 23. The Return
Control code
20237124
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xvi, 301 pages, 8 unnumbered plates
Isbn
9780547614816
Lccn
2012005470
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
System control number
(DLC)BK0010709848

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