man who never was

the story of Operation Mincemeat.
  • 144 Pages
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Evans , London
World War, 1939-1945 -- Secret service -- Great Br
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LC ClassificationsD810 S8 M6
The Physical Object
Pagination144p.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL15128517M

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