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Cargo of Lies: The True Story of a Nazi Double Agent in Canada Hardcover – January 10, 1996


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Product Details

  • Hardcover: 213 pages
  • Publisher: University of Toronto Press, Scholarly Publishing Division (January 10, 1996)
  • Language: English
  • ISBN-10: 0802007317
  • ISBN-13: 978-0802007315
  • Product Dimensions: 6.2 x 0.9 x 9.3 inches
  • Shipping Weight: 1.1 pounds
  • Average Customer Review: 5.0 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (1 customer review)
  • Amazon Best Sellers Rank: #3,447,775 in Books (See Top 100 in Books)

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'Beeby has succeeded in recreating the characters as well as the atmosphere of wartime Canada. And he unveils in some detail the bungling by Canadian authorities ignorant of intelligence matters...The book is a must read for any spy buff and will be enjoyed by everyone who loves a good story.'

(Peter Rehak)

'Other attempts have been made to tell the story of Operation Watchdog, but none can compete with Dean Beeby's compelling reconstruction. ... He tells a dramatic tale, with overtones of John le Carr+.'

(Wesley Wark)

'A fascinating tale of espionage activity right on Canadian soil, by U-boat to Canada's shores.'

(Clare Mellor)

'Beeby has meticulously researched Watchdog down to the most minute point.'

(Gavin Murphy)

About the Author

Dean Beeby is a journalist in Halifax with the Canadian Press. He is author of In a Crystal Land: Canadian Explorers in Antarctica, and co-editor, with William Kaplan, of Moscow Despatches: Inside Cold War Russia.

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3 of 3 people found the following review helpful By A Customer on November 23, 1998
Format: Hardcover
Anyone interested in thehistory of nazi espionage will find that this book is a must-read. Absolutely riveting. Highly recommended.
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