An older book, Out of Print. There is a signature or handwriting on the inside front cover. The text block is free of marks. The page ends are straight and free of marks. The cover front and back is in excellent shape. The dust jacket is clean and undamaged. Signed by the Author. Has a short dedication to a fan. Flat-signed. Bookseller Inventory #
Synopsis: America's first female secret agents were debutantes, Ivy Leaguers, wives of wealthy men, and movie stars. Bravely answering their country's call, they risked their lives in daring missions to help the Allied cause. Told here for the first time, these breathtaking stories reveal the bravery of "Code-Name Cynthia", "The Limping Lady", "Maria", and other female legends of espionage.
Review: Sisterhood of Spies is a real-life James Bond story, double-X chromosome-style. Here, though, the heroines aren't sex kittens in black spandex, but rather upper-crust women risking their lives in the service of a country at war. Elizabeth P. McIntosh was a reporter in Hawaii when the Office of Strategic Services (the C.I.A.'s precursor) recruited her to aid in its campaign of wartime disinformation. Fifty-five years later, she's taken it upon herself to tell the story of the women who served with her undercover--some of whom have also achieved aboveground celebrity, such as Marlene Dietrich and Julia Child. The narratives contained in Sisterhood of Spies couldn't be any more gripping if they were written as fiction: Nazi interrogation ordeals, daring escapes across mountain passes, expeditions behind enemy lines, even Mata Hari-style affairs. Ms. McIntosh's book is a fond ode to these women and a bravery that has remained unsung too long.
Title: Sisterhood of Spies: The Women of the OSS
Book Condition: Collectible-LikeNew
Book Description US Naval Institute Press. Book Condition: Very Good. Goodwill helps change lives through the power of work. Bookseller Inventory # 7-A-4-0966
Book Description US Naval Institute Press. Hardcover. Book Condition: GOOD. book was well loved but cared for. Possible ex-library copy with all the usual markings and stickers. Some light textual notes, highlighting and underling. Bookseller Inventory # 2780969474
Book Description US Naval Institute Press, 1998. Hardcover. Book Condition: Good. Picture of stock cover item received could be different. If you want a specific cover or book size contact seller for specific items. Used school/training books may not included cd/dvd or access codes. WEAR TO COVER; A copy that has been read, but remains in clean condition. All pages are intact, and the cover is intact (including dust cover, if applicable). The spine and cover may show signs of wear. Pages can include limited notes and highlighting, and the copy can include "From the library of" labels. Fast shipping! Thank you for your support, our business is changing lives. Bookseller Inventory # mon0000245250
Book Description US Naval Institute Press. Hardcover. Book Condition: Very Good. 1557505985 Very Good Condition. Five star seller - Buy with confidence!. Bookseller Inventory # Z1557505985Z2
Book Description Naval Institute Press. Hardcover. Book Condition: Fair. Ex-Library Book - will contain Library Markings. Bookseller Inventory # G1557505985I5N10
Book Description Hardcover. Book Condition: Good. Used book in GOOD condition. Good enough to read. Binding in GOOD shape with no missing pages. Cover has visible wear. Markings, writings and highligtings inside the book. Text ONLY. Does NOT include accessories such as CD, DVD, access code etc. Fast Shipping. Prompt Customer Service. Satisfaction guaranteed. Bookseller Inventory # 1557505985GOA
Book Description US Naval Institute Press, 1998. Hardcover. Book Condition: Used: Good. Bookseller Inventory # SONG1557505985
Book Description Annapolis, MD Naval Institute Press 1998., 1998. slight cover wear, text clean, protected dj slightly soiled. hardback; gift presentation on ffep; dj ends glued to pastedowns; still a very nice copy. Illustrated by photographs. 5th printing edition. Bookseller Inventory # 010891
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Book Description Book Condition: Very Good. Book Condition: Very Good. Bookseller Inventory # 97815575059893.0