Burn After Reading Author:Ladislas Farago War Of Wits . . . Behind the headlines and official dispatches, there was another World War II, it was a ferocious war, fought in secrecy under the cover of elaborate deceptions and ruthless lies. Here is the incredible, behind-the-scenes history of that ingenious subterranean struggle between the great intelligence services of the warring po... more »wers.
In this comprehensive, fully documented account, author Ladislas Farago, former Chief of Research and Planning in the U.S. Navy's Special Warfare Branch, chronicles the whole curriculum of clandestine operations. The activities of the world's most sophisticated espionage organizations are described in vivid detail, with all their major maneuvers faithfully recorded.
It is a war of wits between Allied and Axis spymasters; intriguing reading about traitors and heroes, spies and counterspies--true cloak-and-daggerdom that outraces any fiction!« less