British intelligence in the Second World War

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HMSO , London
World War, 1939-1945 -- Secret service -- Great Britain., Great Britain -- History -- George VI, 1936-
StatementF.H. Hinsley.
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LC ClassificationsD810.S7 H49 1994
The Physical Object
Paginationxiii, 628 p. :
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Open LibraryOL22134469M
ISBN 10011630961X

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The final volume of this magisterial series sticks to its rule against mentioning personalities and, even more rigidly than before, focuses on the written record of what intelligence learned and judged, with less on the more subjective and difficult matter suggested by the subtitle.

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