The Princess Spy The True Story of World War II Spy Aline Griffith, Countess of R…
epub | 17.52 MB | English | Isbn:198214386X |
Author: Larry Loftis | PAge: 381 | Year: 2021
"What to Read in 2021" by The Washington Post
The international bestselling author of the "exciting, suspenseful, inspirational" (Brad Thor, #1 New York Times bestselling author) Code Name: Lise weaves another exceptional and thrilling hidden history of an ordinary American girl who became one of the OSS’s most daring spies in World War II before marrying into European nobility. Perfect for fans of A Woman of No Importance and Code Girls.
When Aline Griffith was born in a quiet suburban New York hamlet, no one had any idea that she would go on to live "a life of glamour and danger that Ingrid Bergman only played at in Notorious" (Time). As the US enters the Second World War, the young college graduate is desperate to aid in the war effort, but no one is interested in a bright-eyed young woman whose only career experience is modeling clothes.
Aline’s life changes when, at a dinner party,…
Category:Biographies of Espionage, Espionage True Accounts, Nuclear Weapons & Warfare History