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Super spies of World War II

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Published by Smart Apple Media in North Mankato, Minn .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Spies -- History -- 20th century -- Juvenile literature,
  • World War, 1939-1945 -- Secret service -- Juvenile literature,
  • Espionage -- History -- 20th century,
  • Spies,
  • World War, 1939-1945 -- Secret service

  • Edition Notes

    Includes index.

    Statementby Kate Walker & Elaine Argaet.
    GenreJuvenile literature.
    SeriesSpies and spying
    ContributionsArgaet, Elaine.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsD810.S7 W34 2003
    The Physical Object
    Paginationp. cm.
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL3566920M
    ISBN 10158340340X
    LC Control Number2002044620


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Double agents with their secrets, lies, tricks, gadgets, and disguises are the fascinating subjects of these two titles in the Spies and Spying series.

From Polish beauty queen Christine Granville, who spied for Poland, Britain, and France against Germany in World War II, to senior CIA officer Aldrich Adams, who spied for the Soviets during the cold war, each double-page spread Price: $   It describes the countries and forces involved, discusses how the war evolved, defines the role spies played, and reveals the identities of some of the most famous spies, double agents, and code breakers of World War II.

This book would make the perfect gift for children―and some adults, as well/5(40). "For the lover of espionage, "Top Secret Files: World War II" by Stephanie Bearce will be a great gift. This is a nonfiction book about undercover work during the War, including spies and secret missions, rat bombs, double agents, and more.

Bonus: it might get the kids interested in history, too/5(18). Spies, Code Breakers, and Secret Agents is an excellent history book for younger kids from 8 years to 12 years of age. Carol Roman has done a great job explaining about the fascinating world of spydom during WWII as she writes about spy missions and gear, secret armies, and super spies.

Even as an adult I enjoyed reading through the book. Get this from a library. Super spies of World War II. [Kate Walker; Elaine Argaet] -- Profiles some well-known spies who worked for Britain, France, Germany, the United States, and Japan.

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Written in a clear, concise voice, it begins, as does the war, in September by describing the countries and forces involved, discusses how the war evolved, defines the role spies played, and reveals the identities of some of the most famous spies, double agents, and code breakers of World War II/5(92).

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