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Wild Bill Donovan / The Spymaster who Created the OSS and Modern American Espionage, 2011, 2 October 2019

 Item — Box: 54 Gold, Object: G, Shelf: 5
Identifier: BAL LRC 54 Gold 180

Dates

  • 2011
  • 2 October 2019

Language of Materials

English .

Biographical / Historical

Mr. Donovan was taught by the Christian Brothers at St. Joseph's Collegiate Institute, Buffalo, NY, graduating in 1899 [See page 12].

Biographical / Historical

2) "OSS" stands for "Office of Strategic Services," and is the forerunner of today's CIA.

Biographical / Historical

3) Photographs are between pages 180 and 181, and 372 and 373.

Biographical / Historical

A summary of the book is on the dust jacket.

Biographical / Historical

Information about the author is on the dust jacket.

Extent

1 Volumes : Hardcover, 467 pages, illustrated with photographs, between pages 180-181 and 372-373, index. In original dust jacket.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Purchased by Brother Joseph Grabenstein in 2012.

Materials Specific Details

Hardcover, 467 pages, illustrated with photographs, index. In original dust jacket.

Repository Details

Part of the The De La Salle Christian Brothers Archives of the Baltimore District Repository

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