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Surprising spies : unexpected heroes of World War II / Karen Gray Ruelle.

Ruelle, Karen Gray, (author.).

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Location Call Number Barcode Shelving Location Holdable? Status Due Date
Homer Public Library J 940.54 RUE 000161516 Children's Library -- New Place on copy / volume Checked out 09/21/2021

Record details

  • ISBN: 9780823437573
  • ISBN: 0823437574
  • Physical Description: 150 pages : illustrations, maps ; 27 cm
  • Edition: First edition.
  • Publisher: New York : Holiday House, [2020]

Content descriptions

Bibliography, etc. Note:
Includes bibliographical references (pages 137-145) and index.
Formatted Contents Note:
Juan Pujol Garcia : storyteller spy -- Jasper Maskelyne : magician spy -- Josephine Baker: dancing spy -- Eddie Chapman : safecracker spy -- Virginia Hall : most-wanted spy -- Noor Inayat Khan : Sufi princess spy -- Roy Hawthorne : Navajo code talker hero -- Moe Berg : Major-League spy -- More surprising spies and unexpected heroes -- Tools of the trade: secret messages and codes.
Summary, etc.:
"Seven Allied spies of World War II who fooled the Nazis are profiled in this book including a Sufi princess, a major league baseball player, a magician, and others"-- Provided by publisher.
Target Audience Note:
Ages 8-12.
Subject: World War, 1939-1945 > Secret service > Juvenile literature.
Espionage > History > 20th century > Juvenile literature.
Spies > Biography > Juvenile literature.
Women spies > Biography > Juvenile literature.
Espionage.
Secret service.
Spies.
Women spies.
Spies.
World War, 1939-1945.
World War, 1939-1945 > Secret service.
Espionage > History.
Spies.
Women spies.
JUVENILE NONFICTION / Biography & Autobiography / Historical.
JUVENILE NONFICTION / History / Military & Wars.
JUVENILE NONFICTION / History / Holocaust.
Genre: Informational works.
Informational works.
Biographies.
Juvenile works.
Biographies.
History.
Juvenile works.