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The Unknown Courier

The True Story of Operation Mincemeat

Ian Colvin

First published in 1953, this book describes how the body of a fictitious Major Martin washed up on the Spanish coast in 1943, carrying plans for an Allied invasion of Italy. It tells how the plans were fabricated to divert the Germans from the real landings, and investigates the identity of the corpse. Off-mint
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  • Publisher: Biteback
  • Year: 2016
  • Format: Paperback
  • Pages: 236pp
  • Illustrated: Yes
  • ISBN: 9781785901379
  • Condition: Acceptable
  • Weight: 0.2kg
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