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Spies in pursuit

J. M. Walsh

Spies in pursuit

by J. M. Walsh

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Published by Nimmo in London .
Written in English


Edition Notes

StatementJ.M. Walsh.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsPR6045.A47 S65 1934
The Physical Object
Paginationvi, 249 p.
Number of Pages249
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL18725299M

A pioneering and highly readable book uncovering how Britain secretly used spies and special forces to stem national decline. (Professor Michael Goodman, King's College, London) Rory Cormac is one of the brightest rising stars in the expanding firmament of Intelligence Studies/5(20). Joshua So the men set out in pursuit of the spies on the road that leads to the fords of the Jordan, and as soon as the pursuers had gone out, the gate was shut. Read verse in New International Version.

A pioneering and highly readable book uncovering how Britain secretly used spies and special forces to stem national decline. (Professor Michael Goodman, King's College, London) Rory Cormac is one of the brightest rising stars in the expanding firmament of Intelligence Studies/5(18).   The dramatic events behind the Oscar-winning film, Bridge of Spies, tracing the paths leading to the first and most legendary prisoner exchange between East and West at Berlin's Glienicke Bridge and Checkpoint Charlie on Febru Bridge of Spies is the true story of three extraordinary characters whose fate helped to define the conflicts and lethal undercurrents of the most 4/4(2).

In Pursuit of the Essex follows the adventures of both the hunters and the hunted, taking into account the host of colorful characters that crossed their paths along the way. Traitorous Nantucket whalers, Chilean revolutionaries, British spies, a Peruvian viceroy and bellicose Polynesian islanders all play a role. The University of Chicago Press. Books Division. Chicago Distribution Center.


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