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Memories of an S.O.E. historian

Author: M R D Foot
Publisher: Barnsley : Pen & Sword Military, 2008.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Professor Michael (MRD) Foot, the only person referred to by his real name in a John Le Carré novel, served in Special Forces during the war and has an international reputation as an historian. Here he looks back on his exploits, giving a no-holds-barred account of special operations and his academic career.
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Genre/Form: Biography
History
Named Person: M R D Foot; M R D Foot
Material Type: Biography
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: M R D Foot
ISBN: 9781844158492 1844158497
OCLC Number: 236120373
Notes: Includes index.
Description: 208 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
Contents: Ancestry --
Childhood --
War --
Oxford --
Ructions --
Manchester : more ructions --
Work and play --
Reflections on SOE --
Peace by the Quin.
Responsibility: M.R.D. Foot.

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Professor Michael (MRD) Foot, the only person referred to by his real name in a John Le Carré novel, served in Special Forces during the war and has an international reputation as an historian. Here he looks back on his exploits, giving a no-holds-barred account of special operations and his academic career.

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