A genius deception: how cunning helped the British win two world wars

940.4 R211g 2012

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A genius deception: how cunning helped the British win two world wars

Rankin, Nicholas

Oxford Oxford University 2008

466 p. 24 cm.

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Lively and comprehensive history of how Britain bluffed, tricked, and spied its way to victory in two world wars.

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ISBN:

9780195387049

Author:

Rankin, Nicholas

Title:

A genius deception: how cunning helped the British win two world wars

Publisher:

Oxford Oxford University 2008

Physical:

466 p. 24 cm.

Summary:

Lively and comprehensive history of how Britain bluffed, tricked, and spied its way to victory in two world wars.

Subject:

Deception (Military science)--History--20th century

Subject:

World War, 1914-1918--Deception--Great Britain

Subject:

World War, 1939-1945--Deception--Great Britain

Subject:

Strategy--History--20th century

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