Spies in the Congo

Documents the lesser-known work of the Belgian Congo secret intelligence mission to prevent uranium from being smuggled into Germany during World War II, drawing on recently released archival materials to illuminate the contributions of ...

Spies in the Congo


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Spies in the Congo
Language: en
Pages: 432
Authors: Susan Williams
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2016-08-09 - Publisher: PublicAffairs

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Spies in the Congo
Language: en
Pages: 400
Authors: Susan Williams
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2018-05 - Publisher: Oxford University Press

Spies in the Congo is the untold story of one of the most tightly-guarded secrets of the Second World War: America's desperate struggle to secure enough uranium to build its atomic bomb.The Shinkolobwe mine in the Belgian Congo was the most important deposit of uranium yet discovered anywhere on earth,
The Oxford Handbook of National Security Intelligence
Language: en
Pages: 912
Authors: Loch K. Johnson
Categories: Political Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 2010-03-12 - Publisher: Oxford University Press

The Oxford Handbook of National Security Intelligence is a state-of-the-art work on intelligence and national security. Edited by Loch Johnson, one of the world's leading authorities on the subject, the handbook examines the topic in full, beginning with an examination of the major theories of intelligence. It then shifts its
How the US Creates
Language: en
Pages: 405
Authors: Cynthia McKinney
Categories: Political Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 2018-09-09 - Publisher: SCB Distributors

Donald Trump’s purported reference to “Sh*thole Countries” has captured the (outraged) attention of the global community. And while there is some dispute as to whether or not the President uttered those exact words, what is not disputed is that the US President derided certain countries while discussing US immigration policy
The Golden Thread
Language: en
Pages: 304
Authors: Ravi Somaiya
Categories: True Crime
Type: BOOK - Published: 2020-07-07 - Publisher: Hachette UK

LONGLISTED FOR THE ALCS "GOLD DAGGER" AWARD FOR NON-FICTION CRIME WRITING Uncover the story behind the death of renowned diplomat and UN Secretary General Dag Hammarskjöld in this true story of spies and intrigue surrounding one of the most enduring unsolved mysteries of the twentieth century. On September 17, 1961,