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The Resource Operatives, spies, and saboteurs : the unknown story of the men and women of World War II's OSS, Patrick K. O'Donnell

Operatives, spies, and saboteurs : the unknown story of the men and women of World War II's OSS, Patrick K. O'Donnell

Label
Operatives, spies, and saboteurs : the unknown story of the men and women of World War II's OSS
Title
Operatives, spies, and saboteurs
Title remainder
the unknown story of the men and women of World War II's OSS
Statement of responsibility
Patrick K. O'Donnell
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
OCO
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Label
Operatives, spies, and saboteurs : the unknown story of the men and women of World War II's OSS, Patrick K. O'Donnell
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pp. [339]-348) and index
Contents
Spy school -- R&D and "The campus" -- Intrigue in North Africa and Iberia -- Up the boot -- On Hitler's doorstep, the OSS in Switzerland -- Into the Balkans, Yugoslavia and Albania -- "SMASHEM", Greece -- From frogmen to SEALs, the OSS Maritime Unit (MU) -- Infiltrating France -- Paving the way for Overlord -- Dragoon -- X-2, counterespionage -- Approaching the Reich -- Catastrophe in Czechoslovakia -- Psych Ops, Morale Operations (MO) and origins of psychological warfare -- Penetrating the Reich -- Backroom negotiations, Sweden and Norway -- Northern Italy -- Final missions and conclusion
Control code
ocm54464222
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xviii, 365 p.
Isbn
9780743235723
Other physical details
ill., maps
System control number
(Sirsi) o54464222
Label
Operatives, spies, and saboteurs : the unknown story of the men and women of World War II's OSS, Patrick K. O'Donnell
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pp. [339]-348) and index
Contents
Spy school -- R&D and "The campus" -- Intrigue in North Africa and Iberia -- Up the boot -- On Hitler's doorstep, the OSS in Switzerland -- Into the Balkans, Yugoslavia and Albania -- "SMASHEM", Greece -- From frogmen to SEALs, the OSS Maritime Unit (MU) -- Infiltrating France -- Paving the way for Overlord -- Dragoon -- X-2, counterespionage -- Approaching the Reich -- Catastrophe in Czechoslovakia -- Psych Ops, Morale Operations (MO) and origins of psychological warfare -- Penetrating the Reich -- Backroom negotiations, Sweden and Norway -- Northern Italy -- Final missions and conclusion
Control code
ocm54464222
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xviii, 365 p.
Isbn
9780743235723
Other physical details
ill., maps
System control number
(Sirsi) o54464222

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