Terms from Military History

Ammer, Christine
March 2005
MHQ: Quarterly Journal of Military History;Spring2005, Vol. 17 Issue 3, p23
Presents information on several terms and phrases related to spying. Espionage; Counterintelligence; Covert action.


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