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A Genius for Deception: How Cunning Helped the British Win Two World Wars
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A Genius for Deception: How Cunning Helped the British Win Two World Wars

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by Nicholas Rankin
 

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ISBN-10: 019538704X

ISBN-13: 9780195387049

Pub. Date: 11/10/2009

Publisher: Oxford University Press, USA

In February 1942, intelligence officer Victor Jones erected 150 tents behind British lines in North Africa. "Hiding tanks in Bedouin tents was an old British trick," writes Nicholas Rankin. German general Erwin Rommel not only knew of the ploy, but had copied it himself. Jones knew that Rommel knew. In fact, he counted on it—for these tents were

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Genius for Deception: How Cunning Helped the British Win Two World Wars 5 out of 5 based on 0 ratings. 2 reviews.
Craig Cannon More than 1 year ago
A great recording of the estsblishment and advancement of British military deception.
Anonymous More than 1 year ago