Double Cross: The True Story of the D-Day Spies
ISBN: 0307888770
EAN13: 9780307888778
Language: English
Publication Date: May 14, 2013
Pages: 399
Dimensions: 1.10" H x 7.80" L x 5.20" W
Weight: 0.79 lbs.
Format: Paperback
Book Overview
Macintyre returns with the untold story of the grand final deception of the war and of the extraordinary spies who achieved it. D-Day was a stunning military accomplishment, but it was also a masterpiece of trickery. Operation Fortitude, which protected and enabled the invasion, and the Double Cross system, specialized in turning German spies into double agents.