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The black door : spies, secret intelligence and British prime ministers

Author: R J Aldrich; Rory Cormac
Publisher: London : William Collins, 2017. ©2016
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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'The Black Door' explores the evolving relationship between successive British prime ministers and the intelligence agencies, from Asquith's Secret Service Bureau to Cameron's National Security Council.
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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: R J Aldrich; Rory Cormac
ISBN: 9780007555475 0007555474
OCLC Number: 988565897
Notes: Originally published: 2016.
Description: xii, 606 pages, 16 unnumbered pages of plates : illustrations, portraits ; 20 cm
Responsibility: Richard J. Aldrich and Rory Cormac.

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The Black Door explores the evolving relationship between successive British prime ministers and the intelligence agencies, from Asquith's Secret Service Bureau to Cameron's National Security Council.

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