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The Resource The man who never was., With a foreword by Lord Ismay

The man who never was., With a foreword by Lord Ismay

Label
The man who never was.
Title
The man who never was.
Statement of responsibility
With a foreword by Lord Ismay
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
A "now it can be told" story of secret Operation Mincemeat. This was a carefully prepared ruse involving planted documents on a floating body which successfully misled the German commanders as to the Sicily invasion. Told by the British naval officer who originated the plot
Biography type
autobiography
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1901-1985
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Montagu, Ewen
Dewey number
940.548642
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
LC call number
D810.S8
LC item number
M6 1954
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1887-1965
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Ismay, Hastings Lionel Ismay
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Montagu, Ewen
  • Montagu, Ewen
  • Operation Mincemeat
  • World War (1939-1945)
  • Operation Mincemeat
  • World War, 1939-1945
  • World War, 1939-1945
  • World War, 1939-1945
  • Sicily (Italy)
  • Military campaigns
  • Secret service
  • Great Britain
  • Italy
http://bibfra.me/vocab/relation/writerofforeword
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Label
The man who never was., With a foreword by Lord Ismay
Instantiates
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The birth of an idea -- Preliminary enquiries -- "Operation Mincemeat" -- The vital document -- Major Martin, Royal Marines -- The creation of a person -- Major Martin gets ready for war -- The journey north -- The launching of the body -- Major Martin lands in Spain -- We tidy up England -- The German Intelligence Service plays its part -- The German High Command gets busy -- Envoi
Control code
ocm00392737
Dimensions
21 cm
Extent
160 pages
Lccn
54005594
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 9301
  • (OCoLC)00392737
Label
The man who never was., With a foreword by Lord Ismay
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The birth of an idea -- Preliminary enquiries -- "Operation Mincemeat" -- The vital document -- Major Martin, Royal Marines -- The creation of a person -- Major Martin gets ready for war -- The journey north -- The launching of the body -- Major Martin lands in Spain -- We tidy up England -- The German Intelligence Service plays its part -- The German High Command gets busy -- Envoi
Control code
ocm00392737
Dimensions
21 cm
Extent
160 pages
Lccn
54005594
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 9301
  • (OCoLC)00392737

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