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The Resource The spy who loved : the secrets and lives of Christine Granville, Clare Mulley

The spy who loved : the secrets and lives of Christine Granville, Clare Mulley

Label
The spy who loved : the secrets and lives of Christine Granville
Title
The spy who loved
Title remainder
the secrets and lives of Christine Granville
Statement of responsibility
Clare Mulley
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
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
Summary
Documents the story of a first British female agent in World War II, providing coverage of her mixed heritage, daring missions in numerous countries, significant intelligence contributions and subsequent murder by an obsessive colleague
Biography type
individual biography
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10185533
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Mulley, Clare
Dewey number
  • 940.54/8641092
  • B
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
  • plates
Index
index present
LC call number
D810.S8
LC item number
G727 2013
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Granville, Christine
  • Women spies
  • Spies
  • World War, 1939-1945
Target audience
adult
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/titleRemainder
the secrets and lives of Christine Granville
Label
The spy who loved : the secrets and lives of Christine Granville, Clare Mulley
Instantiates
Publication
Note
"First published in the UK by Macmillan"--Title page verso
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Preface: 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 Liberte? -- Mission Impossible -- Second-Class Citizen -- Deep Water -- Brutal End -- Epilogue: The Afterlife of Christine Granville -- My Search for Christine Granville : a note on sources -- Appendix I: Christine "preferred dogs to children" : a note on Christine Granville's childlessness -- Appendix II: She "murdered me" Muldowney said : a note on Dennis Muldowney
Control code
20070254
Dimensions
25 cm
Edition
First U.S. edition.
Extent
xix, 426 pages, 16 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9781250030320
Isbn Type
(hardcover)
Lccn
2013010210
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn811597548
  • (OCoLC)811597548
Label
The spy who loved : the secrets and lives of Christine Granville, Clare Mulley
Publication
Note
"First published in the UK by Macmillan"--Title page verso
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Preface: 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 Liberte? -- Mission Impossible -- Second-Class Citizen -- Deep Water -- Brutal End -- Epilogue: The Afterlife of Christine Granville -- My Search for Christine Granville : a note on sources -- Appendix I: Christine "preferred dogs to children" : a note on Christine Granville's childlessness -- Appendix II: She "murdered me" Muldowney said : a note on Dennis Muldowney
Control code
20070254
Dimensions
25 cm
Edition
First U.S. edition.
Extent
xix, 426 pages, 16 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9781250030320
Isbn Type
(hardcover)
Lccn
2013010210
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn811597548
  • (OCoLC)811597548

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