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The hunt for Nazi spies : fighting espionage in Vichy France

The hunt for Nazi spies : fighting espionage in Vichy France

Author: Simon Kitson
Publisher: Chicago : University of Chicago Press, 2008
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats

From 1940 to 1942, French arrested many spies working for Germans and executed them despite the Vichy government's declared collaboration with the Third Reich. This book chronicles the Vichy regime's  Read more...


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Genre/Form: History
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Simon Kitson
ISBN: 0226438937 9780226438931
OCLC Number: 475370269
Notes: Originaltitel: Vichy et la chasse aux espions nazis (English)
"Originally published as Vichy et la chasse aux espions nazis, ©2005 by Éditions Autrement"--T.p. verso
Chapter 1 Organizing German Espionage 000 Chapter 2 Becoming a Spy 000 Chapter 3 The Structures of French Counterespionage 000 Chapter 4 Secret Service Ambiguities 000 Chapter 5 Everyday Counterespionage 000 Chapter 6 The Fate of the Spies 000 Chapter 7 Understanding Vichy¿s Policy 000 Conclusion
Description: xix, 218 s. : kort ; 24 cm
Responsibility: Simon Kitson ; translated by Catherine Tihanyi


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