Monthly Archives: June 2011

Overlord

Title:                  Overlord Author:                 Max Hastings Hastings, Max (1984). Overlord: D-Day And The Battle for Normandy New York: Simon and Schuster LCCN:    2006271018 D756.5.N6 H35 2006 Date Updated:  March 3, 2016 This book fills in a nice gap of WWII history … Continue reading

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The Man Who Never Was

Title:                  The Man Who Never Was Author:                 Ewen Montagu Montagu, Ewen (1953). The Man Who Never Was: World War II’s Boldest Counter-Intelligence Operation. London, Evans Bros LCCN:    53036026 D810.S8 M6 1953 Date Updated:  March 8, 2017 Subjects World War, 1939-1945–Secret … Continue reading

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Warrior – The Legend of Colonel Richard Meinertzhagen

Title:                  Warrior – The Legend of Colonel Richard Meinertzhagen Author:                 Peter A. Capstick Capstick, Peter A. (1998) and Fiona Capstick (1999). Warrior: The Legend of Colonel The deception practiced for the Sicily invasion in WWII was modeled on a successful … Continue reading

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Gallipoli 1915

Name:                  Gallipoli 1915 Author:                 Philip Haythornthwaite Haythornthwaite, Philip (1991). Gallipoli 1915: Frontal Assault on Turkey. Westminster, MD: Osprey Publishing LOC:       2003063469 D568.3 .H38 2004 Date Posted:      February 18, 2013 One of the best things that Haythornthwaite’s book has going for … Continue reading

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Operation Garbo

Name:                  Operation Garbo Author:                 Juan Pujol Pujol, Juan (1985) and Nigel West. Operation Garbo: The Personal Story of the Most Successful Double Agent of World War II. New York: Random House LOC:       85010809 D810.S8 P857 1985 Date Posted:      February … Continue reading

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Double-Cross System

Title:                  Double-Cross System Author:                J. C. Masterman Masterson, J. C. (2012). The Double-Cross System: The Incredible True Story of How Nazi Spies Were Turned into Double Agents. Guilford, DE: The Lyons Press LCCN:    2011024581 D810.S7 M28 2012 Originally published ·         … Continue reading

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