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7 edition of Spymistress found in the catalog.

Spymistress

The Life of Vera Atkins, the Greatest Female Secret Agent of World War II

by William Stevenson

  • 242 Want to read
  • 15 Currently reading

Published by Arcade Publishing .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Great Britain,
  • World War II - Europe,
  • Military - Intelligence/Espionage,
  • Biography/Autobiography,
  • World War, 1939-1945,
  • Biography And Autobiography,
  • Secret service,
  • Biography & Autobiography,
  • Biography / Autobiography,
  • History: World,
  • Historical - British,
  • Espionage,
  • Women,
  • Biography & Autobiography / General,
  • Biography,
  • Military - World War II,
  • Spies,
  • 1908-2000,
  • Atkins, Vera,

  • The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages384
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8612198M
    ISBN 101559707631
    ISBN 109781559707633

    Maybe I'd have been more convinced if there'd been more detail about their efforts or the actual information they were passing but as is, I spent my reading comfortable Spymistress book the knowledge everyone would be okay in Spymistress book end. Throughout her life Vera refused to talk about the work she did during the war years and after her death inher papers were released to her niece Zenna Atkins. Of Va. Here is the extraordinary account of the woman whose intelligence, beauty, and unflagging dedication proved key in turning the tide of World War II. As Union troops are captured, she works hard to get permission to visit them, bringing them food, medical assistance and comfort. They went riding "in a series of cars" older than she then 32 "from Marble Arch for 47 miles" through "a country side enjoying rare sunny weather

    Any links to places to purchase books are provided as a convenience, and do not serve as an endorsement by this blog. Coast Spymistress book Office, Washington, D. But just like their delicate cross stitches that can break at any time so are their lives hanging by the feeblest threads of contentment that could come untangled at any time. A young woman in love would not leave such a man standing at the altar. Lincoln's Dressmaker " Mrs.

    The hunger, the desperation, the effect of the continuing war on regular citizens. They went riding "in a series of Spymistress book older than she then 32 "from Marble Arch for 47 miles" through "a country side enjoying rare sunny weather As Union troops are captured, she works hard to get permission to visit them, bringing them food, medical assistance and comfort. Is it safe so to do?


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Here is the extraordinary account of the woman whose intelligence, beauty, and unflagging dedication proved key in turning the tide of World War II.

Pledging her loyalty to the Lincoln White House, her courage would never waver, even as her wartime actions threatened not only her reputation, but also her life. Vera Hobnobs with Intrepid.

More details. She also created an extremely effective spy ring, and found ways to get messages to Union generals. Her messenger thinks Miss Van Lieu will be glad to do it.

A graduate of Notre Dame and the University of Chicago, she lives in Madison, Wisconsin, with her husband and two sons.

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Will Miss Spymistress book Lieu be willing to either correspond herself or find me such a correspondent? Nonetheless, despite the differences in background, age and race, their affection for each other and love for quilting holds strong.

My dear Boutelle: You will find enclosed a letter Spymistress book a dear friend of yours in Richmond. Product Identifiers. Thus, much of this book depends on the testimony of a partisan quartet: Vera, the Stephensons, and author Bill Stevenson.

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