A Life in Secrets Vera Atkins and the Missing Agents of WWII by Sarah Helm

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  • Biography & Autobiography,
  • Biography / Autobiography,
  • Biography/Autobiography,
  • Military,
  • Military - World War II,
  • Women,
  • Biography & Autobiography / General,
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Number of Pages544
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Open LibraryOL9843875M
ISBN 101400031400
ISBN 109781400031405

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