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American Intelligence in War-Time London: The Story of the OSS

American Intelligence in War-Time London: The Story of the OSS (Hardback)

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Based on OSS records only recently released to US National Archives, and on evidence from British archival sources, this is a thoroughly researched study of the Office of Strategic Services in London. The OSS was a critical liaison and operational outpost for American intelligence during World War II. Dr MacPherson puts the activities of the OSS into the larger context of the Anglo-American relationship and the various aspects of intelligence theory, while examining how a modern American intelligence capability evolved.

History & PoliticsMilitary HistorySecond World WarHistory & PoliticsMilitary StudiesIntelligence, Strategy & tacticsMilitary intelligenceHistory & PoliticsRegional & national historyEuropean historyBritish & Irish historyHistory & PoliticsRegional & national historyHistory of the Americas Publisher: Taylor & Francis Ltd Publication Date: 30/03/2003 ISBN-13: 9780714654195  Details: Type: Hardback Format: Books
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Nelson MacPherson is an analyst in Canada's Department of National Defence. He holds a PhD in History from the University of Toronto and is an Adjunct Fellow with the Centre for Military and Strategic Studies, University of Calgary.

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