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The Resource Foreign intelligence : research and analysis in the Office of Strategic Services, 1942-1945, Barry M. Katz

Foreign intelligence : research and analysis in the Office of Strategic Services, 1942-1945, Barry M. Katz

Label
Foreign intelligence : research and analysis in the Office of Strategic Services, 1942-1945
Title
Foreign intelligence
Title remainder
research and analysis in the Office of Strategic Services, 1942-1945
Statement of responsibility
Barry M. Katz
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Much has been written about the Office of Strategic Services (OSS)-the forerunner of the CIA-and the exploits of its agents during World War II. Virtually unknown, however, is the work of the extraordinary community of scholars who were handpicked by "Wild Bill" Donovan and William L. Langer and recruited for wartime service in the OSS's Research and Analysis Branch (R&A). Known to insiders as the "Chairborne Division," the faculty of R&A was drawn from a dozen social science disciplines and challenged to apply its academic skills in the struggle against fascism. Its mandate: to collect, analyze, and disseminate intelligence about the enemy
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1950-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Kātz, Barry
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • World War, 1939-1945
  • World War, 1939-1945
  • United States
Label
Foreign intelligence : research and analysis in the Office of Strategic Services, 1942-1945, Barry M. Katz
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
19457712
Dimensions
25 cm
Extent
xv, 251 pages
Isbn
9780674308251
Lccn
89031278
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(WaOLN)1254515
Label
Foreign intelligence : research and analysis in the Office of Strategic Services, 1942-1945, Barry M. Katz
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
19457712
Dimensions
25 cm
Extent
xv, 251 pages
Isbn
9780674308251
Lccn
89031278
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(WaOLN)1254515

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