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The Resource The women who lived for danger : the agents of the Special Operations Executive, Marcus Binney

The women who lived for danger : the agents of the Special Operations Executive, Marcus Binney

Label
The women who lived for danger : the agents of the Special Operations Executive
Title
The women who lived for danger
Title remainder
the agents of the Special Operations Executive
Statement of responsibility
Marcus Binney
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Considers the contributions of World War II female secret agents, noting their experiences as undercover anti-Nazi operatives, weapons specialists, and prisoners of war, profiling ten courageous women from all walks of life
Biography type
collective biography
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Binney, Marcus
Dewey number
940.54/8641/0922
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
D810.S7
LC item number
B49 2002
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Great Britain
  • World War, 1939-1945
  • World War, 1939-1945
  • Women intelligence officers
Label
The women who lived for danger : the agents of the Special Operations Executive, Marcus Binney
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Earlier ed. published: London : Hodder & Stoughton, 2002
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 361-366) 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
Contents
Recruitment and training -- An agent's life -- Christina Granville -- Virginia Hall -- Lise de Baissac -- Noor Inayat Khan -- Pearl Witherington -- Paddy O'Sullivan -- Violette Szabo -- Marguerite "Peggy" Knight -- Paola Del Din -- Alix d'Unienville
Control code
52819753
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
1st U.S. ed.
Extent
xv, 380 pages
Isbn
9780060540876
Isbn Type
(hard. : alk. paper)
Lccn
2003060784
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
Label
The women who lived for danger : the agents of the Special Operations Executive, Marcus Binney
Publication
Note
Earlier ed. published: London : Hodder & Stoughton, 2002
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 361-366) 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
Contents
Recruitment and training -- An agent's life -- Christina Granville -- Virginia Hall -- Lise de Baissac -- Noor Inayat Khan -- Pearl Witherington -- Paddy O'Sullivan -- Violette Szabo -- Marguerite "Peggy" Knight -- Paola Del Din -- Alix d'Unienville
Control code
52819753
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
1st U.S. ed.
Extent
xv, 380 pages
Isbn
9780060540876
Isbn Type
(hard. : alk. paper)
Lccn
2003060784
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations

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