Title: Mission Marcel-Proust
Author: Waller B. Booth
Booth, Waller B. (1972). Mission Marcel-Proust; The Story of An Unusual OSS Undertaking. Philadelphia: Dorrance
- Booth, Waller B.
- United States. Office of Strategic Services.
- World War, 1939-1945–Secret service–United States.
- World War, 1939-1945–France.
Date Posted: February 23, 2017
Reviewed by Paul W. Blackstock and Frank L. Schaf
The rich memoir of Colonel Booth who describes two OSS operations he commanded, Marcel and Proust. The operations were with the French Maquisards. The book presents a clear and interesting picture of operations with the French resistance, almost a documentary rather than a memoir.
 Blackstock, Paul W. (1978) and Frank L. Schaf, Jr. Intelligence, Espionage, Counterespionage, And Covert Operations: A Guide to Information Sources. Detroit: Gale Research Co., p. 207