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Author Mulley, Clare.
Title The spy who loved : the secrets and lives of Christine Granville / Clare Mulley.
Publisher New York : St. Martin's Press, 2013.
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Edition First U.S. edition.
Description xix, 426 pages, [16] pages of plates : illustrations, maps ; 25 cm
Note "First published in the UK by Macmillan"--Title page verso.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages [363]-411) and index.
Contents Preface: Stories of Trust and Betrayal -- Borderlands -- Two Weddings and a War -- Hungarian Embraces -- Polish Resistance -- A String of Arrests -- Travels in an Opel -- Cold in Cairo -- The Beautiful Spy -- Our Woman in Algiers -- A French Occupation -- The Battle of Vercors -- Switching Allegiances -- Operation Liberte? -- Mission Impossible -- Second-Class Citizen -- Deep Water -- Brutal End -- Epilogue: The Afterlife of Christine Granville -- My Search for Christine Granville : a note on sources -- Appendix I: Christine "preferred dogs to children" : a note on Christine Granville's childlessness -- Appendix II: She "murdered me" Muldowney said : a note on Dennis Muldowney.
Summary Explores the life and career of one of Britain's most daring and highly decorated special agents, whose gathered intelligence and courage provided a significant contribution to the Allied war effort in World War II.
Subject Skarbek, Krystyna, 1908-1952.
Women spies -- Great Britain -- Biography.
Spies -- Great Britain -- Biography.
World War, 1939-1945 -- Secret service -- Great Britain.
ISBN 9781250030320 (hardcover)
1250030323 (hardcover)