Category Archives: World War II

Vienna Spies


Title:                      Vienna Spies Author:                  Alex Gerlis Gerlis, Alex (2017). Vienna Spies: London : 28 Studio OCLC:    987379387   Abstract: With the end of the Second World War in sight, the Allies begin to divide up the spoils and it … Continue reading

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The Girl from Venice


Title:                      The Girl from Venice Author:                Martin Cruz Smith Smith, Martin Cruz (2016). The Girl from Venice. New York: Simon and Schuster LCCN:    2016017923 PS3569.M5377 G57 2016 Summary “The highly anticipated new standalone novel from Martin Cruz Smith, whom … Continue reading

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The Divided City


Title:                     The Divided City Author:                Luke McCallin McCallin, Luke (2016). The Divided City. New York: Berkley LCCN:    2016037707 PR6113.C3585 D59 2016 Summary “Luke McCallin, author of The Pale House and The Man from Berlin, delivers a dark, compelling thriller … Continue reading

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Herblock A Cartoonist’s Life


Title:                      Herblock A Cartoonist’s Life Author:                 Herbert Block Block, Herbert (1958). Herblock’s Special for Today. New York: Simon and Schuster. LOC: 58013755, E835 .B56 Block, Herbert (1964). The Herblock Gallery. New York: Simon and Schuster. LOC: 68055952, E846 .B55 … Continue reading

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The Spies of Warsaw


Title:                      The Spies of Warsaw Author:                 Alan Furst Furst, Alan (2008). The Spies of Warsaw. New York: Random House LCCN:    2008274799 PS3556.U76 S75 2008b Subjects Military attachés–Fiction. French–Poland–Warsaw–Fiction. Warsaw (Poland)–Fiction. Poland–History–1918-1945–Fiction. Date Posted:      April 11, 2017 Reviewed by Alessandra … Continue reading

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Dark Star


Title:                      Dark Star Author:                 Alan Furst Furst, Alan (1991). Dark Star. Boston: Houghton Mifflin LCCN:    90019217 PS3556.U76 D37 1991 Subjects Europe–History–1918-1945–Fiction. Date Posted:      April 10, 2017 Reviewed by Herbert Mitgang[1] The place and time is Paris in 1938, as … Continue reading

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Enigma


Title:                      Enigma Author:                 Robert Harris Harris, Robert (1995). Enigma. New York: Random House LCCN:    95011335 PR6058.A69147 E53 1995 Subjects World War, 1939-1945–Secret service–Fiction. World War, 1939-1945–Great Britain–Fiction. World War, 1939-1945–Cryptography–Fiction. Date Posted:      March 10, 2017 Review by Alan Riding[1] … Continue reading

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