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Title:
Secret agent's handbook : the WWII spy manual of devices, disguises, gadgets and concealed weapons
Author:
Great Britain. Public Record Office.
Publication Information:
Guilford, Conn. : Lyons Press, 2001.

©2000
Physical Description:
vi, 258 pages : illustrations ; 29 cm
General Note:
Facsimile reprint of pages from the catalogues.
Language:
English
Contents:
Two parts of a catalogue compiled for the Special Operations Executive (SOE) issued in 1944 and 1945.
Added Corporate Author:
ISBN:
9781585742868
Format :
Book

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Status
Central Library UB251.G7 S43 2001 Adult Non-Fiction Non-Fiction Area-Oversize
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Summary

This is the original catalog used by British secret agents to select weapons, gadgets, and disguises for their missions during World War II. Includes wild devices such as exploding rats, shoes that leave barefoot prints, incendiary briefcases and the deadliest of weapons. Photos.


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