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Author Oliver, David, 1942-
Title Airborne Espionage [ebook] : International Special Duties Operations in the World Wars
Publisher Stroud : The History Press, 2013
Descript 1 online resource (346 pages)
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Summary At the outbreak of World War I there was no formal organisation for the transport of spies across enemy lines by aircraft and no communications network between the air forces and their agents. The exploits of British and Commonwealth, American, Free European, Soviet, German, Italian and Japanese airmen and units are recorded in this account
Contents Cover; Title; Copyright; Contents; Acknowledgements; Introduction; 1 Behind the Lines; 2 Lighting the Flame; 3 The Cloak and Dagger Mob; 4 New Branches of 'The Firm'; 5 Ablaze and Betrayed; 6 Build-up to Invasion; 7 Liberation and Retribution; 8 The Flames Reach Berlin; 9 The Setting Sun; Postscript; Bibliography
Bibliog. Includes bibliographical references (page 242) and index
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Subject World War, 1914-1918 -- Secret service
World War, 1939-1945 -- Secret service
Spies -- Transportation -- History -- 20th century
World War, 1914-1918 -- Aerial operations
World War, 1939-1945 -- Aerial operations
Spies -- Transportation -- History -- 20th century
World War, 1914-1918 -- Aerial operations
World War, 1914-1918 -- Secret service
World War, 1939-1945 -- Aerial operations
World War, 1939-1945 -- Secret service
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ISBN 9780752495521
0752495526

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