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Hardcover:

9780425281819 | Berkley Pub Group, June 14, 2016, cover price $27.00

CD/Spoken Word:

9780399565885 | Unabridged edition (Penguin/Highbridge, June 7, 2016), cover price $40.00

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Product Description: From the award-winning historian, war reporter, and author Damien Lewis (Zero Six Bravo, Judy) comes the incredible true story of the top-secret "butcher-and-bolt" black ops units Prime Minister Winston Churchill tasked with stopping the unstoppable German war machine...read more

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9781623659172 | Quercus, September 8, 2015, cover price $24.99 | About this edition: From the award-winning historian, war reporter, and author Damien Lewis (Zero Six Bravo, Judy) comes the incredible true story of the top-secret "butcher-and-bolt" black ops units Prime Minister Winston Churchill assigned the task of stopping the unstoppable German war machine.

Paperback:

9781681443928 | Quercus, September 6, 2016, cover price $14.99 | About this edition: From the award-winning historian, war reporter, and author Damien Lewis (Zero Six Bravo, Judy) comes the incredible true story of the top-secret "butcher-and-bolt" black ops units Prime Minister Winston Churchill tasked with stopping the unstoppable German war machine.

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9781681442044 | Quercus, April 5, 2016, cover price $96.00 | About this edition: From the award-winning historian, war reporter, and author Damien Lewis (Zero Six Bravo, Judy) comes the incredible true story of the top-secret "butcher-and-bolt" black ops units Prime Minister Winston Churchill tasked with stopping the unstoppable German war machine.

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Product Description: Britain’s Special Operations Executive (SOE), which conducted sabotage campaigns and supported resistance movements in Axis-occupied Europe and in Asia, is often described as Winston Churchill’s brainchild. But as A. R. B. Linderman reveals in this engrossing history, the real genius behind Britain’s clandestine warriors was Colin Gubbins, a British officer who forged the SOE by drawing on lessons learned in irregular conflicts around the world...read more

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9780806151670, titled "Rediscovering Irregular Warfare: Colin Gubbins and the Origins of Britain’s Special Operations Executive" | Univ of Oklahoma Pr, February 29, 2016, cover price $29.95 | About this edition: Britain’s Special Operations Executive (SOE), which conducted sabotage campaigns and supported resistance movements in Axis-occupied Europe and in Asia, is often described as Winston Churchill’s brainchild.

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Product Description: In the years preceding World War II, opportunity, proximity of manufacture, and the logistics of supply all told in favour of the Third Reich. In these circumstances the British concluded that their only weapon against German ambitions in Romania were military subversive operations and an attempt to draw Romania out of her alliance with Germany...read more

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9781137574510 | Palgrave Macmillan, January 6, 2016, cover price $100.00 | About this edition: In the years preceding World War II, opportunity, proximity of manufacture, and the logistics of supply all told in favour of the Third Reich.

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Product Description: During the summer of 1940, as Britain was fighting alone for its survival, the British Prime Minister, Winston Churchill, instructed the newly formed and clandestine Special Operations Executive to “set Europe ablaze.” From that moment on the S...read more

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9781783463367 | Pen & Sword, December 19, 2015, cover price $39.95 | About this edition: During the summer of 1940, as Britain was fighting alone for its survival, the British Prime Minister, Winston Churchill, instructed the newly formed and clandestine Special Operations Executive to “set Europe ablaze.

An act of vengeful madness halfway around the world plunges lone and frightened detective Tom Parker into a desperate manhunt, when he learns that an ultimate weapon of destruction has been aimed at the heart of America. Original.

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9781632861931 | Bloomsbury Pub Plc USA, May 5, 2015, cover price $28.00

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9780380791545, titled "Warhead" | Avon Books, May 1, 1997, cover price $5.99 | also contains Warhead | About this edition: An act of vengeful madness halfway around the world plunges lone and frightened detective Tom Parker into a desperate manhunt, when he learns that an ultimate weapon of destruction has been aimed at the heart of America.

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Product Description: The memoir of SOE agent Benjamin Cowburn is rightly regarded as a classic of wartime literature. In simple, gripping detail Cowburn explains the methods of special agents who were dropped into France during the war and the ways that agents would set about establishing secure networks with the French Resistance...read more

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9781848325432 | Casemate Pub & Book Dist Llc, August 19, 2009, cover price $39.99 | About this edition: The memoir of SOE agent Benjamin Cowburn is rightly regarded as a classic of wartime literature.

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9781848327764 | Frontline Books, October 19, 2014, cover price $24.95 | About this edition: The memoir of SOE agent Benjamin Cowburn is rightly regarded as a classic of wartime literature.

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Product Description: The Untold Story of Britain's First Female Special Agent of World War IIIn June 1952, a woman was murdered by an obsessed colleague in a hotel in the South Kensington district of London. Her name was Christine Granville. That she died young was perhaps unsurprising; that she had survived the Second World War was remarkable...read more

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9781250030320 | St Martins Pr, June 11, 2013, cover price $26.99 | About this edition: The Untold Story of Britain's First Female Special Agent of World War IIIn June 1952, a woman was murdered by an obsessed colleague in a hotel in the South Kensington district of London.

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9781250049766 | Reprint edition (Griffin, May 27, 2014), cover price $17.99 | About this edition: The Untold Story of Britain's First Female Special Agent of World War IIIn June 1952, a woman was murdered by an obsessed colleague in a hotel in the South Kensington district of London.

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Product Description: Over sixty female agents were sent out by Britain's Special Operations Executive (SOE) during the Second World War. These women - as well as others from clandestine Allied organisations - were flown out and parachuted or landed into occupied Europe on vital and highly dangerous missions...read more

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9781445608280 | Casemate Pub & Book Dist Llc, August 19, 2012, cover price $32.95 | About this edition: Over 60 female agents were sent out by Britain's Special Operations Executive (SOE) during the Second World War.

Paperback:

9781445634319 | Casemate Pub & Book Dist Llc, May 19, 2014, cover price $16.00 | About this edition: Over sixty female agents were sent out by Britain's Special Operations Executive (SOE) during the Second World War.

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Product Description: The world was at war, America precariously poised on the sidelines. But already a second secret war was well underway with the United States very much in the thick of it. While he fought on the home front to consolidate the FBI's intelligence gathering power, J...read more

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9780700619528 | Univ Pr of Kansas, March 28, 2014, cover price $34.95 | About this edition: The world was at war, America precariously poised on the sidelines.

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Product Description: Espionage is one of the world's oldest professions, and it played an integral role in Allied successes and failures during the Second World War. Equal to men in both their bravery and in the sacrifices they made, the female undercover operatives of the Second World War deserve to have their incredible stories told...read more

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9781445623115 | Casemate Pub & Book Dist Llc, April 19, 2014, cover price $26.95 | About this edition: Espionage is one of the world's oldest professions, and it played an integral role in Allied successes and failures during the Second World War.

Paperback:

9780317400373, titled "Byron and the Magazines 1806 1824" | Longwood Pr Ltd, June 1, 1973, cover price $15.00 | also contains Byron and the Magazines 1806 1824

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Product Description: In 1941, the United Kingdom faced its darkest hour: it stood alone against the Germans, who had chased British forces out of France, Norway, and Greece. All it had left were desperate measures--commando raids, intelligence coups, feats of derring-do...read more

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9780199782826 | Oxford Univ Pr, October 7, 2011, cover price $29.95 | About this edition: In 1941, the United Kingdom faced its darkest hour: it stood alone against the Germans, who had chased British forces out of France, Norway, and Greece.

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9780199361113 | Reprint edition (Oxford Univ Pr, March 1, 2014), cover price $19.95 | About this edition: In 1941, the United Kingdom faced its darkest hour: it stood alone against the Germans, who had chased British forces out of France, Norway, and Greece.

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Hardcover:

9781781311912 | Aurum Pr Ltd, November 1, 2013, cover price $29.95

Miscellaneous:

9780312275976, titled "Our Man in Vienna" | Thomas Dunne Books, April 1, 2010, cover price $6.99 | also contains Our Man in Vienna

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Product Description: “A” Force explores an area of World War II deception history that has often been neglected. While older studies have focused on the D-day deception campaign and Britain’s infamous double-agents, this work explores the origins of Britain’s deception activities to reveal how the British became such masterful deceivers...read more

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9781612512334 | Naval Inst Pr, October 15, 2013, cover price $45.95 | About this edition: “A” Force explores an area of World War II deception history that has often been neglected.

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Hardcover:

9781107005457 | Cambridge Univ Pr, April 23, 2012, cover price $110.00

Paperback:

9781107676756 | Cambridge Univ Pr, July 11, 2013, cover price $44.99

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Product Description: “The book presses ever forward down a path of historical marvels and astonishing facts. The effect is like a master class that’s accessible to anyone, and Agent Garbo often reads as though it were written in a single, perfect draft...read more

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9780547614816 | 1 edition (Houghton Mifflin, July 3, 2012), cover price $28.00 | About this edition: Were the D-Day landings saved from failure because of a lone secret agent?

Paperback:

9780544035010 | Reprint edition (Mariner Books, May 7, 2013), cover price $15.95 | About this edition: “The book presses ever forward down a path of historical marvels and astonishing facts.

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Product Description: On the eve of the outbreak of the Second World War the double-agent Arthur Owens, codenamed SNOW, is summoned to Berlin and appointed Hitler's chief spy in Britain. Days later he finds himself in Wandsworth prison, betrayed by the wife he traded for a younger model, and forced to transmit false wireless messages for MI5 to earn his freedom - and avoid the hangman's noose...read more

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9780857208545 | Gardners Books, January 3, 2013, cover price $27.80 | About this edition: On the eve of the outbreak of the Second World War the double-agent Arthur Owens, codenamed SNOW, is summoned to Berlin and appointed Hitler's chief spy in Britain.

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Product Description: Leslie Howard's career as a Hollywood star and his ambitions for the British film industry were well known. He contributed substantially to cinema history, having been featured in Gone With the Wind, The Scarlet Pimpernel, Pygmalion, and others...read more

Hardcover:

9780853039419 | Vallentine Mitchell, August 30, 2010, cover price $74.95

Paperback:

9780853039150 | 2 revised edition (Vallentine Mitchell, January 1, 2013), cover price $32.95 | About this edition: Leslie Howard's career as a Hollywood star and his ambitions for the British film industry were well known.

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