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Ultra in the West

By: Bennett, Ralph

Price: £28.00

Publisher: London, Hutchinson: 1979

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 002705

ISBN: 0091393302

Condition: Near Fine


First edition. Unclipped dustwrapper with NO LOSS. No marks or inscriptions. Silver lettering to spine. The Normandy Campaign of 1944-45. Ralph Bennett reconstucts for the first time the campaign for the liberation of Europe from the 25,000 or more signals which were based on Bletchley decodes. Nice and clean internally and externally. First edition means first edition, first printing, unless otherwise clearly stated. View more info

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Spy Trade

By: Cookridge, E H

Price: £17.00

Publisher: London, Hodder and Stoughton: 1971

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 003414

ISBN: 0340126426

Condition: Near Fine


First edition. Unclipped dustwrapper with NO LOSS. No marks or inscriptions. Gilt lettering to spine. Nice and clean internally and externally. This book exposes in detail the trade of captured spies between the Western Powers and the Soviet Union during the Cold War. First edition means first edition, first printing, unless otherwise clearly stated. View more info

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MacArthur's Ultra - Codebreaking and the War Against Japan, 1942-45

By: Drea, Edward J

Price: £85.00

Publisher: USA, Kansas: 1992

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 002704

ISBN: 0700605045

Condition: Fine


First edition. Unclipped dustwrapper with NO LOSS. No marks or inscriptions. White lettering to spine. Codebreaking and the War against Japan, 1942-1945. Illustrated. This book assesses the relationship between special intelligence and the campaigns of General Douglas Macarthur in the Pacific. Nice and clean internally and externally. First edition means first edition, first printing, unless otherwise clearly stated. View more info

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ODD MAN OUT The Story of the Singapore Traitor

By: Elphick, Peter and Smith, Michael

Price: £16.00

Publisher: London, Hodder and Stoughton: 1993

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 002191

ISBN: 0340587628

Condition: Fine


1st Edition / 2nd Impression. Unclipped dustwrapper with NO LOSS. No marks or inscriptions. Gilt lettering to spine. Odd Man Out: The Story of the Singapore Traitor tells the story of a spy in the British forces in Malaya, an officer, whose treacherous activities played a significant part in the Japanese victory. Nice and clean internally and externally. First edition means first edition, first printing, unless otherwise clearly stated. View more info

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Across the Lines: Account of Axis Intelligence and Sabotage Operations in Italy, 1943-45 (Into Battle Series)

By: Gurrey, Donald

Price: £20.00

Publisher: UK, Parapress Ltd.: 1994

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 003641

ISBN: 1898594147

Condition: Fine


Unclipped dustwrapper. No marks or inscriptions. Gold lettering to spine. Illustrated. While the Allied and Axis forces were slugging it out up the length of Italy, with Allied progress often painfully slow in the face of fierce German reistance, a parallel war, of which most fighting troops were unaware, took place behind the scenes. It was waged between Axis intelligence organisations, desperate to obtain tactical and strategic information on Allied plans (more so as t... View more info

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CODE BREAKERS - The Inside Story of Bletchley Park

By: Hinsley, F H & Stripp, Alan

Price: £19.50

Publisher: London, Oxford: 1993

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 002701

Condition: Fine


No marks or inscriptions. Gilt lettering to spine. The inside story of Bletchley Park. Codebreakers is a colourful and authentic account of daily life and work in the British cryptanalytical headquarters at Bletchley Park, the most successful intelligence agency in world history. Nice and clean internally and externally. View more info

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Seizing the Enigma - The Race to Break the German U-Boat Codes 1939-1943

By: Kahn, David

Price: £31.00

Publisher: London, Souvenir Press: 1992

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 002696

ISBN: 0285630660

Condition: Very Good+


First edition. Unclipped dustwrapper with NO LOSS. No marks or inscriptions. Silver lettering to spine. Mapped endpapers. The race to break the German U-Boat codes, 1939-1943. The author offers a general history of the German cipher device Enigma; a narrative of the main developments in the Battle of the Atlantic from an intelligence point of view; and . . . an estimate of the contribution of Enigma to allied victory. Illustrated. Nice and clean internally and externally... View more info

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SPY FICTION A Connoisseurs Guide

By: McCormick, Donald and Fletcher, Katy

Price: £8.00

Publisher: New York, Facts on File: 1990

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 001078

Condition: Near Fine


First edition. Unclipped dustwrapper. No marks or inscriptions. Half a lifetime at the movies. Readers of the indispensible Halliwells Film Guide and Halliwells Filmgoers Companion will be gratified to meet in this book the man behind the encyclopedias. Nice and clean internally and externally. Appears unread. First edition means first edition, first printing, unless otherwise clearly stated. View more info

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In the SECRET SERVICE The Lighting of the Torch

By: Slowikowski, Major General Rygor

Price: £28.00

Publisher: London, Windrush Press: 1988

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 001466

Condition: Fine


Unclipped dustwrapper with NO LOSS. No marks or inscriptions. Gilt lettering to spine. This valuable book sets right a slice of history. In the Second World War General Slowikowski set up an intelligence network in North Africa that made possible the Allied landings in 1942. The Americans stole the credit. These memoirs tell us at last the true story and, as a bonus, give a blow by blow account of the creating and running of a spy ring. Fascinating stuff! Illustrated wit... View more info

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Soviet Military Intelligence

By: Suvorov, Viktor

Price: £12.00

Publisher: London, Hamish Hamilton: 1984

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 003415

ISBN: 0241112648

Condition: Near Fine


First edition. Unclipped dustwrapper with NO LOSS. No marks or inscriptions. Gilt lettering to spine. Nice and clean internally and externally. Suvorov, a former officer in the Soviet Army, reveals the history, policies and day-to-day workings of Soviet military intelligence. First edition means first edition, first printing, unless otherwise clearly stated. View more info

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Secret War - The Story of SOE

By: West, Nigel

Price: £26.00

Publisher: London, Hodder and Stoughton: 1992

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 003012

ISBN: 0340518707

Condition: Very Good


First edition. Unclipped dustwrapper with NO LOSS. No marks or inscriptions. Gilt lettering to spine. The Story of SOE Britains wartime sabotage organisation. Nice and clean internally and externally. First edition means first edition, first printing, unless otherwise clearly stated. View more info