Journals Higher Education



Published: 15 September 2011

400 Pages | 8pp b/w plates

5 3/8 x 8 1/2 inches

ISBN: 9780199605989

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Deathly Deception

The Real Story of Operation Mincemeat

Denis Smyth

  • The true story behind Operation Mincemeat - one of the most daring intelligence operations of WWII
  • Draws on a wealth of previously unused sources to tell the step by step story of how the British decptioneers implemented their ingenious and audacious plan
  • Explains the operation's crucial contribution to the Anglo-American invasion of Sicily and the irreparable damage it did to the Axis Powers