Double Agent Celery: Mi5'S Crooked Hero download free [PDF and Ebook] by Carolinda Witt

Double Agent Celery: Mi5'S Crooked Hero download free [PDF and Ebook] by Carolinda Witt year 2018
  • Book name: Double Agent Celery: Mi5'S Crooked Hero
  • Author: Carolinda Witt
  • Release date: 2018/8/20
  • Publisher: PEN & SWORD BOOKS LTD
  • Language: English
  • Genre or Collection: History and Archaeology
  • ISBN: 9781526716149
  • Rating: 9.11 of 10
  • Votes: 368
  • Review by: Travis Medlin
  • Review rating: 8.1 of 10
  • Review Date: 2018/11/16
  • Total pages: 271
  • Includes a PDF summary of 25 pages
  • Description or summary of the book: With Britain braced for a German invasion, MI5 recruited an ex RNAS officer, come confidence trickster, called Walter Dicketts as a double agent. Codenamed Celery, Dicketts was sent to Lisbon with the seemingly impossible mission of persuading the Germans he was a traitor and then extract crucial secrets. Once there, the Nazis spirited him off to Germany. With his life on the line, Dicketts had to outwit his interrogators in Hamburg and Berlin before returning to Britain as, in the Nazis eyes, a German spy. Despite discovering he had been betrayed as an MI5 plant before he even left for Germany, Celery somehow got back to Lisbon. After that he persuaded an Abwehr Officer to defect, and spent nine months undercover in Brazil. A mixture of hero and crook, Dicketts was worldly and intelligent, charming and charismatic. Sometimes rich and sometimes poor, his private life was a web of complexity and deception. Using family and official records, police records, newspaper articles and memories, the author unravels the tangled yet true story of Double Agent Celery.
  • Estimated reading time (average reader): 12H7M11S
  • Other categories, genre or collection: Espionage & Secret Services, Biography: Historical, Political & Military, World War 2 Books, True War & Combat Stories, Political Control & Freedoms
  • Available formats: TXT, FB2, HTML, WORD, DOC, PDF, RB, EPUB. Compressed in TAR.BZ2, IMG, ZIP, LHA, TAR.GZ, RAR, ISO
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  • Format: Hardback
  • Approximate value: 32.38 USD
  • Dimensions: 156x234x33.02mm
  • Weight: 635.03g
  • Printed by: Pen & Sword Military
  • Published in: South Yorkshire, United Kingdom
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