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Secret Forces - The Techniques of Underground Movements

by Miksche, F[erdinand], O[tto]

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1950
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London: Faber & Faber Limited, 1950. pp. [6], 7-181. Index. Maps and diagrams. "This book may help the reader to understand what secret forces are at the back of the many civil wars, strikes and acts of sabotage, that are so typical of our epoch, and how these are organized and conducted. The People's War destroys… Read more
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The New York Times Magazine, April [Apr.] 6, 1980: Ariel Sharon Cover Photo

by Safire, William; Baker, Russell; Shipler, David K.; Szulc, Tad; Pines, Maya; Rollin, Betty; Milloy, Ross; Fleming, Anne Taylor

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1980
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New York: The New York Times, 1980. Features: Lauren Bacall is featured in a one-page diamond ad for Fortunoff Jewellers; Redefining the Map of Israel - The new Israeli 'strongholds' in the West Bank have aggravated tensions with the Arabs and dimmed hopes for resolving the Palestinian issue - article with color photos and map; Putting Back the Bite in… Read more
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An Annotated Bibliography of Cryptography

by Shulman, David

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1976
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9780824099749
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New York: Garland Publishing, Inc.. Hardcover. 0824099745 xvi, [4], 154, [2], 154, [4], 14, 47, [1], 2, 1 pages. List of black and white illustrations. Shulman spent twenty-five years researching this work and wrote it with librarians, students of cryptography, and book collectors in mind. An introduction preceeds the following six sections: works relating directly to ciphers… Read more
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Prairie Fire - The Politics of Revolutionary Anti-Imperialism: The Political Statement of the Weather Underground

by Weather Underground; Dohrn, Bernadine; Jones, Jeff; Ayers, Billy [Bill]; Sojourn, Celia; et al

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1974
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USA: Communications Co., 1974. "Here is PRAIRIE FIRE, our political ideology - a strategy for anti-imperialism and revolution inside the imperial US. This paper has been collectively adopted as the political statement of the Weather Underground. PRAIRIE FIRE is written to communist-minded revolutionaries, independent organizers and anti-imperialists. It is written as an argument against those who oppose… Read more
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See [Magazine] March [Mar.] 1953, Vol. 12, No. 2 - Rita Hayworth Cover

by Hauser, Gayelord; Murray, Nora; Wilson, Earl; Adams, Joey; Gowdy, Curt; al, et

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1953
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New York: See Publishing Co., Inc.. Single Issue Magazine. 50 pages. Features: Super color cover photo of Rita Hayworth; Two large black and white photos of Miss Universe, Armi Kuusela of Finland; You Can Be Healthier, Be Happier - follow this expert's rules for living in nature's four great worlds - photo-illustrated article including half-page black and white… Read more
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The War Illustrated - A Picture-Record of Events By Land, Sea and Air, 1st December [Dec.] 1917, No. 172, Vol. 7

by Hammerton, J.A.: Editor

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1917
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London: Amalgamated Press, Ltd.. Single Issue Magazine. 24 pages. Features: Cover illustration of the charge of the six hundred Midland Yeomanry in Palestine; The Voice of a Prophet - article by C.M.; Photo of Sir Stanley Maude and Captain Musgrave on horseback in Bagdad; The Fight for Jerusalem - Nearing the End of Turkey's Four Hundred Year's Rule -… Read more
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The Saturday Evening Post, June 8, 1940, Volume 212, Number 50 - The Black Tom Explosion / Bobby Jones

by Lamson, David; Fay, William; Allan, Glenn; Spitzer, Marian; Voska, Emanuel V.; al, Et

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Published
1940
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USA: The Curtis Publishing Company. Single Issue Magazine. 116 pages. Features: Fantastic color-illustrated ad for International School Buses inside front cover; Lovely one-page color-illustrated ad for General Tire features young couples heading out to picnic; Attack! - part 1 of a 4-part serial by Leland Jamieson; The World That Was - Could the miracle of our auto industry… Read more
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Cold War Warrior: Canadian MI-6 Agent Lawrence Fox

by Popple, Robert

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2016
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Fine
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9781460283844
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Canada: FriesenPress. Paperback. 1460283848 Signed and inscribed by author upon title page, other wise clean, bright and unmarked with negligible wear. Appears unread. x, 271 pages. Several black and white reproductions of photos. "Lawrence Fox was born in Midland, Ontario, enlisted in the RCAF in 1952, and recruited by MI-6 in 1956. He performed five… Read more
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Bethune: The Secret Police File

by Lethbridge, David

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2003
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9780973350708
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Canada: Undercurrent Press. Paperback. 0973350709 170 pp. Bibliography of books [in English] about Bethune. Eighty-five black and white reproductions of documents. Opens with an informative fifteen page footnoted introduction by David Lethbridge. Dr. Norman Bethune [1890-1939] is revered to this day in China for his front-line medical service to the Communist Army in the late… Read more
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Win Time for Us

by Toyne, John

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1962
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Toronto: Longmans. Hardcover. B0007JVWX8 [6], 3-241 pages. "Toyne's skillful acts of sabotage undoubtedly account for part of that inexplicable delay which saved Britain [in WWII]. Not only did his machinations reduce drastically the transport of oil to Germany, but his negotiations held up the manufacture of tires, so postponing Hitler's attack on Russia for eight precious months. … Read more
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Story of a Secret State [Including Early Warsaw Ghetto Eyewitness Account]

by Karski, Jan [Signed]

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1944
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Boston: Houghton Mifflin Company. Hardcover. Signed and inscribed by Jan Karski upon front free endpaper. Karski [1914-2000] recounts his experiences when his homeland of Poland was rent asunder by the joint Nazi and Soviet invasion of 1939, and his harrowing subsequent life as a member of the Polish underground, during which he was captured by the Gestapo… Read more
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Almost

by Gelleny, Joseph J

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2000
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9780968706220
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Canada: Gath]. Hardcover. 0968706223 323 pages. Index. Black and white reproductions of photos. "Gelleny was recruited into the SOE (Special Operations Executive) in 1943 for training as an Allied Secret Agent at Camp X near Oshawa, Ontario. He served with distinction in Yugoslavia and Hungary." - dust jacket. First blank leaf neatly removed. Possibly… Read more
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Inside Stalin's Secret Police: Nkvd Politics, 1936-1939 (Hoover Institution Press Publication)

by Conquest, Robert

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Published
1985
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9780817982416
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Stanford, CA, USA: Hoover Inst Pr. Hardcover. 0817982418 Signed and inscribed by Robert Conquest upon front free endpaper to Walter Jajko [Brig Gen USAF, Ret.] "Essentially a work of investigation into the internal struggle within an organisation some of whose deeds were conducted in a blaze of publicity, but others kept as secret as was compatible with mass terror.… Read more
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Camp X: Canada's School for Secret Agents 1941 - 1945

by Stafford, David

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1986
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9780886191269
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Canada: Lester & Orpen Dennys. Hardcover. 0886191262 xxiv, 327 pages. Footnotes, bibliography and index. Black and white photographic plates. "Camp X was the first secret-agent training school in North America. Located on the north shore of Lake Ontario, half-way between Oshawa and Whitby, the camp trained spies and guerrilla fighters in the techniques of clandestine warfare.… Read more
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Red Spy Queen: A Biography of Elizabeth Bentley

by Olmsted, Kathryn S.

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2002
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9780807827390
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USA: The University of North Carolina Press. Hardcover. 0807827398 268 pages. Footnotes. Bibliography. Black and white reproductions of archival photos. "Bentley spied for the Soviet Union for seven years. She met with dozens of highly placed American agents who worked for the Soviets. But her spymasters suspected her of disloyalty and planned to silence… Read more
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The Fog of War: Censorship of Canada's Media in World War II

by Bourrie, Mark

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2011
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9781553659495
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Canada: Douglas & McIntyre. Hardcover. 155365949X 334 pages. Footnotes, bibliography and index. Black and white reproductions of photos. "Explores the realities of media censorship in the context of the tension between government, free-market media, and those deputized to act on behalf of the public good. The first examination of Canadian wartime news control to use the… Read more
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Escape to Honour: The Gripping True Story of Hans Nutt, a Young German Who Escaped from the Nazis to Join the French Resistance

by Nutt, Hans; Harris, Larry; Taylor, Brian

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Published
1984
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9780771597947
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Toronto: Macmillan. Hardcover. 0771597940 241 pages. Black and white photographic plates. "A unique account of the life of Hans Nutt, a young anti-Nazi German whose wartime career ranged from concentration camp prisoner to French Resistance worker to British spy." Book clean, bright and unmarked with light wear. Average wear to dust jacket which is now preserved… Read more
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Documents from the U.S. Espionage Den [1-6] - A Collection of Documents

by Iman, Muslim Students Following The Line of the

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1980
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Iran: The Center for the Publication of the U.S. Espionage Den's Documents. Paperback. Approximately 500 pages. The first 204 pages consist entirely of a trove of 73 fascimile reprints of classified American documents, some or all of which we assume were captured by Iranian students when they overran the American embassy in Teheran at the onset of the… Read more
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The Goebbels experiment;: A study of the Nazi propaganda machine,

by Sington, Derrick

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1942
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London: J. Murray. Hardcover. B0007IYLGO 260 pages. Index. List of main sources. Black and white photographic plates. Organizational chart of the German Broadcasting Company (RRG) in 1942 and its links to the Ministry of Propaganda. Organizational chart of the Ministry of Public Enlightenment and Propaganda in 1942. "The first complete account of the gigantic… Read more
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The Report of the Royal Commission

by Taschereau, Robert

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1946
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Ottawa: Controller Of Stationery, Ottawa, Canada. Paperback. B000NKL2W2 733 pages. Numerous pertinent and interesting news clippings laid-in. "It was Igor Gouzenko who revealed the existence in Canada of a wide-spread conspiracy to obtain secret official information. He has been a most informative witness and has revealed to us the existence of a conspiratorial organization operating in Canada… Read more
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