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OSS : the secret history of America's first central intelligence agency

Author: R Harris Smith; Mazal Holocaust Collection.
Publisher: Berkeley : University of California Press, 1972.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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A former research analyst for the CIA reconstructs the history of the first American secret service organization.
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Genre/Form: Annotations (Provenance)
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Smith, R. Harris (Richard Harris), 1946-
OSS: the secret history of America's first central intelligence agency.
Berkeley, University of California Press, 1972
(OCoLC)567464181
Named Person: William J Donovan; Donovan William J.
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: R Harris Smith; Mazal Holocaust Collection.
ISBN: 0520020235 9780520020238
OCLC Number: 534470
Description: xii, 458 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
Contents: Donovan's dreamers --
The torch of reaction --
Mediterranean interlude --
Italian sunset --
Of communists and kings --
"Contre nous de la tyrannie" --
Herrengasse --
The Chinese puzzle --
"Save England's Asiatic colonies" --
Mission to Indochina --
OSS and CIA: the espionage gap.
Responsibility: R. Harris Smith.

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A former research analyst for the CIA reconstructs the history of the first American secret service organization.

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