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OSS: The Secret History of America's First Central Intelligence Agency First edition by R. Harris Smith (1972) Hardcover

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OSS: The Secret History of America's First Central Intelligence Agency First edition by R. Harris Smith (1972) Hardcover

by R. Harris Smith

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University of California Press, 1709-01-01. Hardcover. Very Good. Quick--Ship! (1st Ed) Square, tight w/ sharp corners 1st Printing/ First Edition 1972 hardcover w/ clean & unmarked LIKE NEW pages, outside edges and cover w/ dark green full cloth binding. Clean and bright price-clipped dust jacket protected w/ removable and clear, acid free archival sleeve w/ VERY GOOD front panel because of wear/ rubbing at top foredge corner; FINE to VG+ back and spine panels --including all corners and front foredge-- because of scattered overall light rubbing/ wear. Beautiful book; overall attractive DJ. Ships within 24 hours--w/ tracking # and packaged w/ three levels of protection. (7c21)

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The Bookshelf US (US)
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Title
OSS: The Secret History of America's First Central Intelligence Agency First edition by R. Harris Smith (1972) Hardcover
Author
R. Harris Smith
Format/binding
Hardcover
Book condition
Used - Very Good
Quantity available
1
Binding
Hardcover
Publisher
University of California Press
Date published
1709-01-01

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