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The Resource A covert affair : the adventures of Julia Child and Paul Child in the OSS, Jennet Conant

A covert affair : the adventures of Julia Child and Paul Child in the OSS, Jennet Conant

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A covert affair : the adventures of Julia Child and Paul Child in the OSS
Title
A covert affair
Title remainder
the adventures of Julia Child and Paul Child in the OSS
Statement of responsibility
Jennet Conant
Title variation
Covert affair
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
A stunning account of Julia Child's early life as an OSS agent in the Far East
Summary
Chronicles the iconic chef's contributions as a member of the OSS during World War II and her efforts at the side of her husband to support an agent accused of being a spy, describing how their wartime experiences shaped their characters, relationships, and ambitions
Tone
Biography type
contains biographical information
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381153
Cataloging source
DLC
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Conant, Jennet
Dewey number
940.54/85092273
Index
index present
LC call number
D810.S8
LC item number
C3863 2011
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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True
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  • Child, Julia
  • Child, Paul
  • World War, 1939-1945
  • United States
  • Intelligence officers
  • Child, Julia
  • Child, Paul
  • McCarthy, Joseph
  • Anti-communist movements
  • United States
Target audience
adult
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the adventures of Julia Child and Paul Child in the OSS
Label
A covert affair : the adventures of Julia Child and Paul Child in the OSS, Jennet Conant
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
Special inquiry -- Initiation -- Late start -- A fine sort -- Instant fame -- Great white queen of Bali -- Chickens coming home to roost -- Whispers in the willow trees -- Incurable romantics -- Open season -- The nightmare -- The taste of ashes -- Epilogue -- Appendix
Control code
ocn646112881
Dimensions
cm.
Edition
1st Simon & Schuster hardcover ed.
Extent
p.
Isbn
9781442341913
Lccn
2011002875
System control number
(OCoLC)646112881
Label
A covert affair : the adventures of Julia Child and Paul Child in the OSS, Jennet Conant
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
Special inquiry -- Initiation -- Late start -- A fine sort -- Instant fame -- Great white queen of Bali -- Chickens coming home to roost -- Whispers in the willow trees -- Incurable romantics -- Open season -- The nightmare -- The taste of ashes -- Epilogue -- Appendix
Control code
ocn646112881
Dimensions
cm.
Edition
1st Simon & Schuster hardcover ed.
Extent
p.
Isbn
9781442341913
Lccn
2011002875
System control number
(OCoLC)646112881

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