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SEIZING THE ENIGMA The Race to Break the German U-Boat Codes 1939-1943

By: Kahn David

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Arrow Books Ltd. UK: 1996

Seller ID: 2012510


Based at Bletchley Park in Buckinghamshire, a group of "eccentric geniuses" waged their own battle of wits to break the ever changing U-boat codes. Under the leadership of Alan Turing, their mission was to read the U-boat signals and unravel the German cipher device, Enigma. View more info

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THE SECRETS OF RUE ST ROCH Intelligence Operations Behind Enemy Lines in the First World War

By: Morgan Janet

Price: $44.00

Publisher: London, Allen Lane, Penguin Books Ltd.: 2004

Seller ID: 2012087


"This is the true story of one of the most daring spying missions of the First World War and of the men and whomen who took part in it. Based on a remarkable archive of secret papers, it is a work of historical detection, en enthralling drama of courage and adventure and the only published account of a complete espionage operation run by the Allies on the Western Front." View more info

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THE SECRETS OF RUE ST ROCH Intelligence Operations Behind Enemy Lines in the First World War

By: Morgan Janet

Price: $42.00

Publisher: Allen Lane, London: 2004

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 2012293


A true story of one of the most daring spying missions of the First World War and of the men and women who took part in it. Based on a remarkable archive of secret papers, it is a work of historical detection, an enthralling drama of courage and adventure and the only published account of a complete espionage operation run by the Allies on the Western Front. View more info

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PRACTISE TO DECEIVE

By: Mure David

Price: $65.00

Publisher: William Kimber, London: 1977

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 2012346


This book recounts how the British gained control of German espionage early in the second World War nd supplied all their information, how 90% of the informants were "notional" - wholly imaginary to and invented by the British but intensely factual to the Germans and how this phantom control was combined with such sophisticated and widespread visual deceptions as to cause them to disperse their forces to meet "notionall" attacks leaving them unprepared to... View more info

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THE EMPEROR'S CODES Bletchley Park and the Breaking of Japan's Secret Ciphers

By: Smith Michael

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Bantam Press, London: 2000

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 2012048


The first full account of the critical role played by British and Australian codebreakers. A gripping and previously untold story from the second World War. View more info

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SECRET AGENT Britain's Wartime Secret Service

By: Stafford David

Price: $14.00

Publisher: BBC BOOKS London: 2002

Edition: 1st Soft Cover Edition

Seller ID: 2012544


The history of the SOE, Britain's top-secret wartime agency makes gripping reading and recounts the tremendous courage of the brave women and men who went behind the lines in Nazi-occupied territory. Includes b/w photographs supporting the text. View more info

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CRACKING THE LUFTWAFFE CODES The Secrets of Bletchley Park

By: Watkins Gwen

Price: $32.00

Publisher: Greenhill Books, London: 2006

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 2012492


The author brings to life the reality of the Bletchley Park German Air Section. In a highly informative, lyrical account, she details her eventful interview, eventual appointment at the biggest lunatic asylum in Britian, methods for cracking codes, the day to day routine and the decommisioning of her section. View more info