Operation Fortitude: The Story of the Spies and the Spy Operation That Saved D-Day

Operation Fortitude: The Story of the Spies and the Spy Operation That Saved D-Day

by Joshua Levine

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Operation Fortitude tells the thrilling tale of an ingenious decption that changed the course of the Second World War. The Story is one of intrigue, drama, and good fortune, practically a Hollywood script. It is the tale of double agents, fake radio transmissions and dummy invasion craft.

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9780762777358
Publisher: Rowman & Littlefield Publishers, Inc.
Publication date: 11/22/2011
Sold by: Barnes & Noble
Format: NOOK Book
Pages: 272
Sales rank: 978,311
File size: 718 KB

About the Author

Joshua Levine is a playwright, writer for television, producer, and the author of numerous books including, On A Wing and A Prayer, the story of the pioneering aviation heroes of World War I; Beauty & Atrocity,a history of the Irish Troubles (which was short-listed for the Writers' Guild 2010 Non-Fiction Book of the Year; as well as three books in the Forgotten Voices series.

Table of Contents

One: The Atlantic WallTwo: The Pillars of FortitudeThree: The Game's AfootFour: The German InvasionFive: Summer's LeaseSix: Nobody Does it BetterSeven: Dealer, Sailor, Dentist, SpyEight: America's WarningNine: Fortitude SpiesTen: Bodyguard of LiesEleven: Fortitude NorthTwelve: Fortitude SouthThirteen: Warriors for the Working DayFourteen: Down the Rabbit Hole

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