David Stafford's masterly study shows that at the heart of the complicated - but always dynamic - relationship between Roosevelt and Churchill was an extraordinary fascination with clandestine operations. On this foundation the two leaders constructed a fighting alliance unlike any other in history.
Stafford is a former diplomat who has written extensively on intelligence history, and The Independent calls him "an expert in Britain's wartime intelligence operations."
©1999 David Stafford; (P)2001 The Audio Partners Publishing Corp.
"Upsets accepted views...Stafford has the precious gift of making technical subjects easy to follow...a most readable history." (The Times of London)
I thought this book was extremely well researched and well read. Anyone with an interest in intelligence matters and the history of current intelligence services will find this rewarding.
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