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Montagu, Ewen 1901-1985

Overview
Works: 57 works in 273 publications in 16 languages and 8,817 library holdings
Genres: Personal narratives‡vBritish  History  Personal narratives  Drama  War films  Film adaptations  Spy films  Fiction  Biography  War stories 
Roles: Author, Author of introduction, Bibliographic antecedent
Classifications: D810.S8, 940.548642
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Most widely held works by Ewen Montagu
The man who never was by Ewen Montagu( Book )

72 editions published between 1953 and 2007 in 10 languages and held by 678 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

As plans got under way for the Allied invasion of Sicily in June 1943, British counter-intelligence agent Ewen Montagu masterminded a scheme to mislead the Germans into thinking the next landing would occur in Greece. The innovative plot was so successful that the Germans moved some of their forces away from Sicily, and two weeks into the real invasion still expected an attack in Greece. This extraordinary operation called for a dead body, dressed as a Royal Marine officer and carrying false information about a pending Allied invasion of Greece, to wash up on a Spanish shore near the town of a
The Archer-Shee case : the case on which Terence Rattigan based The Winslow boy by Ewen Montagu( Book )

3 editions published in 1974 in English and held by 152 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The man who never was : the story of Operation Mincemeat by Ewen Montagu( Book )

14 editions published between 1953 and 1970 in English and held by 47 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Operation Heartbreak by Ewen Montagu( )

1 edition published in 2011 in English and held by 24 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In the early hours of 30 April 1943, a corpse, wearing the uniform of an officer in the Royal Marines, was slipped into the waters off the south-west coast of Spain. With it was a briefcase, in which were papers detailing an imminent Allied invasion of Greece. As the British had anticipated, the supposedly neutral government of Fascist Spain turned the papers over to the Nazi High Command, who swallowed the story whole. it was perhaps the most decisive bluff of all time, for the Allies had not such plan: the purpose of 'Operation Mincemeat' was to blind the German High Command to their tr
Beyond top secret U by Ewen Montagu( Book )

10 editions published between 1977 and 1979 in English and Undetermined and held by 21 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Om spionage under 2. verdenskrig
L'homme qui n'existait pas by Ewen Montagu( Book )

9 editions published between 1953 and 1970 in French and held by 16 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The man who never was ; Operation heartbreak( Book )

1 edition published in 2003 in English and held by 10 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Man who never was, etc by Ewen Montagu( Book )

6 editions published between 1953 and 1966 in English and held by 8 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Man who never was ... Cadet edition, etc. [With plates.] by Ewen Montagu( Book )

3 editions published in 1965 in English and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Operation heartbreak/the man who never was by Ewen Montagu( Book )

1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Šifra tricycle by Dusko Popov( Book )

1 edition published in 1973 in Croatian and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Spy/counterspy by Dusko Popov( Book )

1 edition published in 1975 in French and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

El hombre que no existio by Ewen Montagu( Book )

2 editions published in 1956 in Spanish and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Beyond Top Secret Ultra by Ewen Montagu( Book )

3 editions published between 1977 and 1978 in English and Undetermined and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Beretning om den engelske flådes særlige afdeling for udsendelse af disinformation under 2. verdenskrig samt etableringen af et agentnet, herunder brugen af dobbeltagenter
The man who never was by Ewen Montagu( Recording )

3 editions published between 1953 and 1993 in English and Undetermined and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In 1943, the Allies placed a dead body with false information off the coast of Spain in an attempt to mislead the Germans about the invasion of Sicily
Der Mann, den es nie gab by Meng Te Gu( Book )

2 editions published between 1954 and 1956 in German and Chinese and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Den dödes uppdrag by Ewen Montagu( Book )

2 editions published between 1955 and 1975 in Swedish and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

L'homme qui n'a jamais existé The man who never was( Visual )

2 editions published in 2016 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Man who never was by Ronald Neame( Visual )

2 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A fascinating account of a daring intelligence operation designed to mislead the Nazis prior to the 1943 Allied invasion of Sicily
A sosemvolt ember by Ewen Montagu( Book )

3 editions published in 1969 in Hungarian and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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Alternative Names
Ewen Montagu britischer Richter, Autor und Geheimdienstmitarbeiter

Ewen Montagu Brits intelligence officer (1901-1985)

Hon, Edward Samuel Montagu

Montāgo, ʾÉwin 1901-1985

Montagu, Ewen

Montagu, Ewen, 1901-

Montagu, Ewen 1901-1985

Montagu, Ewen 1901- Hon

Montagu, Ewen Edward Samuel.

Montagu, Ewen Edward Samuel 1901-1985

Montagu, Ewen, Hon., 1901-

Montagu, Hon. Ewen

Евен Монтегю

Ивен Монтагу

יואן מונטגיו

יואן מונטגיו יהודי בריטי, קצין מודיעין בצי המלכותי במלחמת העולם השנייה, שופט וסופר.

מונטאגו, מנחם

מונטאגיו, איוון בן לואי שמואל

מונטגיו, מנחם בן אלעזר

モンタギュー, E.

モンタギュー, ユーウィン

モンターギュ, ユーエン

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