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The Resource Defend the realm : the authorized history of MI5, Christopher Andrew

Defend the realm : the authorized history of MI5, Christopher Andrew

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Defend the realm : the authorized history of MI5
Title
Defend the realm
Title remainder
the authorized history of MI5
Statement of responsibility
Christopher Andrew
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"Defend the Realm" reveals the precise role of the Security Service in twentieth-century British history, from its foundation by Captain Kell of the British Army in October 1909, through two world wars, up to and including its present roles in counterespionage and counterterrorism
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Summary
Reveals the role of the Security Service in twentieth-century British history while offering insight into its management and relationship with the government, in an account that addresses a variety of misconceptions
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326847
Cataloging source
DLC
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Andrew, Christopher M
Dewey number
327.1241
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Great Britain
  • Intelligence service
Target audience
adult
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a centenary history of MI5
Label
Defend the realm : the authorized history of MI5, Christopher Andrew
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Originally published: The defence of the realm. London ; New York : Allen Lane, 2009
  • "This is a Borzoi book."
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [989]-1004) and index
Dimensions
25 cm.
Edition
1st U.S. ed.
Extent
xxiii, 1032 p.
Isbn
9780307263636
Lccn
2009025463
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
(OCoLC)299707542
Label
Defend the realm : the authorized history of MI5, Christopher Andrew
Publication
Note
  • Originally published: The defence of the realm. London ; New York : Allen Lane, 2009
  • "This is a Borzoi book."
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [989]-1004) and index
Dimensions
25 cm.
Edition
1st U.S. ed.
Extent
xxiii, 1032 p.
Isbn
9780307263636
Lccn
2009025463
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
(OCoLC)299707542

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