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Author Wilkinson, Peter, 1914-2000, author.

Title Gubbins & SOE [electronic resource] / by Peter Wilkinson and Joan Bright Astley.

Publication Info. [Place of publication not identified] : Pen & Sword Books, [2010]


Description 1 online resource (272 pages)
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Summary "General Colin Gubbins was in charge of SOE during World War Two. This is the first biography of a man who was destined to live his life in the shadows. A biography of General Colin Gubbins, who was in charge of SOE during World War II. Gubbins was destined, by the nature of his profession, to live a secretive life, and the book, which incorporates much previously unpublished material, offers revelations about the man and his mysterious mission."-- Provided by Freading.
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Subject Gubbins, Colin, Sir, 1896-1976.
Great Britain. Special Operations Executive -- Biography.
World War, 1939-1945 -- Secret service -- Great Britain.
World War, 1939-1945 -- Underground movements.
Intelligence officers -- Great Britain -- Biography.
Special forces (Military science) -- Great Britain.
Generals -- Great Britain -- Biography.
Genre/Form Electronic books.
Added Author Astley, Joan Bright, author.
ISBN 9781473814769 (epub)
9781848844216 (print)
Standard No. 9781473814769

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