I Worked Alone: Diary of a Double Agent in World War II Europe

I Worked Alone: Diary of a Double Agent in World War II Europe

By: Mary Kathryn Barbier (editor)Paperback

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During World War II Nathalie ""Lily"" Sergueiew, a woman of mystery, confidently seduced the German Intelligence Service into employing her as a spy against their British enemy. Little did they know that this striking woman - who turned heads when she walked into a room with her little dog Babs - would in reality work with their enemy against them. Her diary chronicles her years as a double agent for the British from 1940-1945 under the code name Treasure. From the moment she conceived the idea of becoming a double agent, Lily faced challenges on two fronts: first, she had to convince the Germans to ask her to spy for them; second, she needed the British to believe her story. Only then could she begin the perilous work of helping free her homeland - France - from the German occupier.

About Author

Mary Kathryn Barbier is currently an associate professor of History at Mississippi State University in Starkville, Mississippi.

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  • ISBN13: 9780786496136
  • Format: Paperback
  • ID: 9780786496136
  • ISBN10: 0786496134

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