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The Resource Wild Bill Donovan : the spymaster who created the OSS and modern American espionage, Douglas Waller

Wild Bill Donovan : the spymaster who created the OSS and modern American espionage, Douglas Waller

Label
Wild Bill Donovan : the spymaster who created the OSS and modern American espionage
Title
Wild Bill Donovan
Title remainder
the spymaster who created the OSS and modern American espionage
Statement of responsibility
Douglas Waller
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"A mythic figure whose legacy is still intensely debated, 'Wild Bill' Donovan was director of the Office of Strategic Services (the country's first national intelligence agency) and the father of today's CIA. Donovan introduced the nation to the dark arts of covert warfare on a scale it had never seen before."--from cover p. [2]
Biography type
individual biography
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Waller, Douglas C
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • plates
Index
index present
LC call number
JK468.I6
LC item number
D638 2011
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Donovan, William J.
  • Intelligence officers
  • United States
  • World War, 1939-1945
  • Donovan, William J
Label
Wild Bill Donovan : the spymaster who created the OSS and modern American espionage, Douglas Waller
Link
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
Part one: prelude -- Part two: war -- Part three: Aftermath
Control code
ocn642624897
Dimensions
24 cm.
Edition
1st Free Press hardcover ed.
Extent
x, 466 p., [16] p. of plates
Isbn
9781416567448
Isbn Type
(hc)
Lccn
2010024986
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
(OCoLC)642624897
Label
Wild Bill Donovan : the spymaster who created the OSS and modern American espionage, Douglas Waller
Link
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
Part one: prelude -- Part two: war -- Part three: Aftermath
Control code
ocn642624897
Dimensions
24 cm.
Edition
1st Free Press hardcover ed.
Extent
x, 466 p., [16] p. of plates
Isbn
9781416567448
Isbn Type
(hc)
Lccn
2010024986
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
(OCoLC)642624897

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