Operation Mincemeat: How a Dead Man and a Bizarre Plan Fooled the Nazis and Assured an Allied Victor
ISBN: 0307453286
EAN13: 9780307453280
Language: English
Publication Date: January 1, 2011
Pages: 432
Dimensions: 1.20" H x 7.90" L x 5.20" W
Weight: 0.65 lbs.
Format: Paperback
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Book Overview
In 1943, from a windowless basement office in London, two brilliant intelligence officers conceived a plan that was both simple and complicated--Operation Mincemeat--to deceive the Nazis into thinking that Allied forces were planning to attack southern Europe by way of Greece or Sardinia, rather than Sicily, as the Nazis had assumed, and the Allies ultimately chose.