The Resource MacArthur's spies : the soldier, the singer, and the spymaster who defied the Japanese in World War II, Peter Eisner

MacArthur's spies : the soldier, the singer, and the spymaster who defied the Japanese in World War II, Peter Eisner

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MacArthur's spies : the soldier, the singer, and the spymaster who defied the Japanese in World War II
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MacArthur's spies
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the soldier, the singer, and the spymaster who defied the Japanese in World War II
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Peter Eisner
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eng
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The true story of three intrepid people who successfully eluded the Japanese in Manila for more than two years, sabotaging enemy efforts and preparing the way for MacArthur's return. One was a debonair polo-playing expatriate businessman who was also a U.S. Navy intelligence officer. Another was a defiant enlisted American soldier. And the third was a wily American woman, an intinerant torch singer with many names and almost as many husbands. With ample doses of intrigue, drama, skulduggery, sacrifice, and romance, this book has all the complicated heroism and villainy of the best war novels. But it is, in the end, a true tale of courage when it counted the most
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MacArthur's spies
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An assessment of the military strategies and espionage activities in occupied Manila during World War II traces how a daring Filipino and American team hid in the Luzon hills to prepare for MacArthur's return and sabotage Japanese efforts, including a planned invasion of Australia
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contains biographical information
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DLC
Dewey number
940.54/8673
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
  • plates
Index
index present
LC call number
D810.S7
LC item number
E396 2017
Literary form
non fiction
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bibliography
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adult
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MacArthur's spies : the soldier, the singer, and the spymaster who defied the Japanese in World War II, Peter Eisner
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Includes bibliographical references (pages 333-335) and index
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Contents
The war -- Occupation -- Survival -- Fame -- Telling the story
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24 cm
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Extent
xv, 348 pages, 16 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9780525429654
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(hardcover)
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2016056837
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unmediated
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illustrations, maps
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