A Life in Secrets: The Story of Vera Atkins and the Lost Agents of SOE

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During World War Two the Special Operation Executive's French Section sent more than 400 agents into Occupied France - at least 100 never returned and were reported 'Missing Believed Dead' after the war. Twelve of these were women who died in German concentration camps - some were tortured, some were shot, and some died in the gas chambers. Vera Atkins had helped prepare these women for their missions, and when the war was over she went out to Germany to find out what happened to them and the other agents lost behind enemy ...

A Life in Secrets: The Story of Vera Atkins and the Lost Agents of SOE 2005, Little Brown and Company, London, England

ISBN-13: 9780316724975

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