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The Resource Secret history of MI6, Keith Jeffery

Secret history of MI6, Keith Jeffery

Label
Secret history of MI6
Title
Secret history of MI6
Statement of responsibility
Keith Jeffery
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
An authorized history of the world's oldest foreign intelligence service covers MI6's alliance with the United States, its contributions to wars, and its relationship with the CIA
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
370914
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Jeffery, Keith
Dewey number
327.1241009
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
  • plates
Index
index present
LC call number
UB251.G7
LC item number
J44 2010
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Great Britain
  • Intelligence service
Label
Secret history of MI6, Keith Jeffery
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages [778]-786) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Pt.1. Early days. The beginnings of the Service --Pt.2. The First World War. Status, organisation and expertise ; Operations in the West ; Working further afield --Pt.3. The interwar years. The emergence of SIS ; Brom Boche to Bolsheviks ; Domestic matters ; Existing on a shoestring ; Approaching war --Pt.4. The impact of war. Keeping afloat ; The European theatre ; From Budapest to Baghdad ; West and East --Pt.5. Winning the war de turns ; From Switzerland to Normandy ; Victory in Europe ; Asia and the end of the war ; Postwar planning --Pt.6. From hot war to cold war. Adjusting to peace ; Deployment and operations in Europe ; A worldwide service --Pt.7. Conclusion. SIS: leadership and performance over the first forty years
Control code
809415
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xxi, 810 pages, 32 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9781594202742
Lccn
2010024158
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations, map
System control number
(Sirsi) i9781594202742
Label
Secret history of MI6, Keith Jeffery
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages [778]-786) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Pt.1. Early days. The beginnings of the Service --Pt.2. The First World War. Status, organisation and expertise ; Operations in the West ; Working further afield --Pt.3. The interwar years. The emergence of SIS ; Brom Boche to Bolsheviks ; Domestic matters ; Existing on a shoestring ; Approaching war --Pt.4. The impact of war. Keeping afloat ; The European theatre ; From Budapest to Baghdad ; West and East --Pt.5. Winning the war de turns ; From Switzerland to Normandy ; Victory in Europe ; Asia and the end of the war ; Postwar planning --Pt.6. From hot war to cold war. Adjusting to peace ; Deployment and operations in Europe ; A worldwide service --Pt.7. Conclusion. SIS: leadership and performance over the first forty years
Control code
809415
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xxi, 810 pages, 32 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9781594202742
Lccn
2010024158
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations, map
System control number
(Sirsi) i9781594202742

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