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The Resource The irregulars : Roald Dahl and the British spy ring in wartime Washington, Jennet Conant

The irregulars : Roald Dahl and the British spy ring in wartime Washington, Jennet Conant

Label
The irregulars : Roald Dahl and the British spy ring in wartime Washington
Title
The irregulars
Title remainder
Roald Dahl and the British spy ring in wartime Washington
Statement of responsibility
Jennet Conant
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Conant tells the story of young writer Roald Dahl who is assigned by His Majesty's Government to Washington, D.C. as a diplomat to gather intelligence about America's isolationist circles. In the course of his "spying, " he meets or works closely with David Ogilvy, Ian Fleming, and the great spymaster William Stephenson (aka Intrepid)
Citation location within source
  • June 09, 2008
  • July 01, 2008
  • July 01, 2008
  • May 15, 2008
Citation source
  • Publishers Weekly
  • Booklist
  • Kirkus Reviews
  • Library Journal Prepub Alert
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Conant, Jennet
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • plates
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Dahl, Roald
  • Great Britain
  • World War, 1939-1945
  • World War, 1939-1945
  • World War, 1939-1945
  • Propaganda, British
Target audience
adult
Label
The irregulars : Roald Dahl and the British spy ring in wartime Washington, Jennet Conant
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 349-376) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
2008012483
Dimensions
25 cm.
Extent
xx, 393 pages, [16] pages of plates
Isbn
9780743294584
Lccn
2008012483
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9780743294584
  • (OCoLC)213495389
Label
The irregulars : Roald Dahl and the British spy ring in wartime Washington, Jennet Conant
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 349-376) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
2008012483
Dimensions
25 cm.
Extent
xx, 393 pages, [16] pages of plates
Isbn
9780743294584
Lccn
2008012483
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9780743294584
  • (OCoLC)213495389

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