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SOE in France : an account of the work of the British Special Operations Executive in France, 1940-1944

Author: Michael Richard Daniell Foot
Publisher: London ; Portland, OR : Whitehall History Pub. in association with Frank Cass, 2004.
Series: Government official history series.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : Nouv. éd. révView all editions and formats
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This study, first published in 1966, has been updated from closed government records, to offer a more complete overview of the activities of the SOE and how it fitted into the Allied war effort in  Read more...

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Genre/Form: History
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Michael Richard Daniell Foot
ISBN: 0714655287 9780714655284
OCLC Number: 492769493
Description: 1 v. (XXXI-526 p.-[16] p. de pl.) : ill., cartes. ; 24 cm.
Contents: Part 1: Structure 1. The Origins of SOE 2. What SOE Was 3. Recruiting and Training 4. Communications - By Sea - By Air - By Land - By Signal - in the Field 5. Security in France Part 2: Narrative 6. Politics and the Great Game 7. Opening Gambits: 1940-1941 8. Development: 1942 9. Middle Game: 1943 10. A Run of Errors: 1943-1944 11. Pressure Mounting: January to May 1944 12. A Run of Successes: June to September 1944 13. Aftermath 14. Strategic Value
Series Title: Government official history series.
Other Titles: Special Operations Executive in France
Responsibility: M.R.D. Foot.
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