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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
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Jeffery, Keith
Dewey number
327.1241009
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • plates
Index
index present
LC call number
UB251.G7
LC item number
J44 2010
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Great Britain
  • Intelligence service
  • Intelligence service
Label
Secret history of MI6, Keith Jeffery
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 753-786) and index
Contents
Part One. Early Days -- 1. The beginnings of the Service -- Part Two. The First World War -- 2. Status, organisation and expertise -- 3. Operations in the West -- 4. Working further afield -- Part Three. The Interwar Years -- 5. The emergence of SIS -- 6. From Boche to Bolsheviks -- 7. Domestic matters -- 8. Existing on a shoestring -- 9. Approaching war -- Part Four. The Impact of War -- 10. Keeping afloat -- 11. The European theatre -- 12. From Budapest to Baghdad -- 13. West and East -- Part Five. Winning The War -- 14. The tide turns -- 15. From Switzerland to Normandy -- 16. Victory in Europe -- 17. Asia and the end of the war -- 18. Postwar planning -- Part Six. From Hot War To Cold War -- 19. Adjusting to peace -- 20. Deployment and operations in Europe -- 21. A worldwide Service -- Part Seven. Conclusion -- 22. SIS: leadership and performance over the first forty years
Control code
16288737
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xxi, 810 p., [32] p. of plates
Isbn
9781594202742
Lccn
2010024158
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9781594202742
  • (OCoLC)548596960
Label
Secret history of MI6, Keith Jeffery
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 753-786) and index
Contents
Part One. Early Days -- 1. The beginnings of the Service -- Part Two. The First World War -- 2. Status, organisation and expertise -- 3. Operations in the West -- 4. Working further afield -- Part Three. The Interwar Years -- 5. The emergence of SIS -- 6. From Boche to Bolsheviks -- 7. Domestic matters -- 8. Existing on a shoestring -- 9. Approaching war -- Part Four. The Impact of War -- 10. Keeping afloat -- 11. The European theatre -- 12. From Budapest to Baghdad -- 13. West and East -- Part Five. Winning The War -- 14. The tide turns -- 15. From Switzerland to Normandy -- 16. Victory in Europe -- 17. Asia and the end of the war -- 18. Postwar planning -- Part Six. From Hot War To Cold War -- 19. Adjusting to peace -- 20. Deployment and operations in Europe -- 21. A worldwide Service -- Part Seven. Conclusion -- 22. SIS: leadership and performance over the first forty years
Control code
16288737
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xxi, 810 p., [32] p. of plates
Isbn
9781594202742
Lccn
2010024158
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9781594202742
  • (OCoLC)548596960

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