Mi6 The History Of The Secret Intelligence Service, 1909-1949..
Bound in original blue cloth, gilt, in dust wrapper. Slight dent in lower edge of front board, but otherwise a fine copy.
Large 8vo. 6.5 x 9.5 inches. xxi + [i] + 810 pp.
Illustrated by facsimile frontispiece, by 32 pages of black and white photographs and by drawings, facsimiles, etc. in text. Facsimile map endpapers.
Detailed account of the first forty years of the Secret Intelligence Service based on full access to its closed archives. It explores the triumphs and failures of British foreign intelligence through two world wars into the early years of the Cold War
[Stock No. 24566]