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A covert affair : the adventures of Julia Child and Paul Child in the OSS

Author: Jennet Conant
Publisher: Waterville, Me. : Thorndike Press, ©2011.
Edition/Format:   Large print book : Biography : English : Large print edView all editions and formats
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A stunning account of Julia Child's early life as an OSS agent in the Far East.
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Genre/Form: Biography
History
Named Person: Julia Child; Paul Child; Julia Child; Paul Child; Joseph McCarthy; Julia Child; Paul Child; Joseph McCarthy; Julia Child; Paul Child; Julia Child; Paul Child; Joseph McCarthy
Material Type: Biography
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Jennet Conant
ISBN: 9781410437457 1410437450
OCLC Number: 701013264
Notes: "Unabridged"--Title page verso.
Originally published: New York : Simon & Schuster, 2011.
Description: 689 pages : illustrations ; 23 cm
Contents: Special inquiry --
Initiation --
Late start --
A fine sort --
Instant fame --
Great white queen of Bali --
Chickens coming home to roost --
Whispers in the willow trees --
Incurable romantics --
Open season --
The nightmare --
The taste of ashes --
Epilogue --
Appendix.
Responsibility: by Jennet Conant.

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A stunning account of Julia Child's early life as an OSS agent in the Far East.

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