Secret War Heroes : The Men of Special Operations Executive, Paperback Book

Secret War Heroes : The Men of Special Operations Executive Paperback


Founded by Churchill, Special Operations Executive (SOE) was the forerunner of the SAS, and during WWII they sent many hundreds of specially-trained agents deep undercover in Nazi-occupied Europe.

Here Marcus Binney explores the extraordinary stories and daring exploits of some of the male agents who made up these little-known war heroes, and who helped change the course of the twentieth century with their bravery and sacrifice.

The author has undertaken ground-breaking research in previously classified Foreign Office files in order to write this book.


  • Format: Paperback
  • Pages: 336 pages, 2 x 8pp b/w photos
  • Publisher: Hodder & Stoughton General Division
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  • Category: Humamities
  • ISBN: 9780340829103



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