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Spy in the Vatican, 1941-45.

Branko Bokun

Spy in the Vatican, 1941-45.

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Published by Praeger Publishers in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • World War, 1939-1945 -- War work -- Red Cross.,
  • World War, 1939-1945 -- Italy -- Rome,
  • World War, 1939-1945 -- Catholic Church.

  • Classifications
    LC ClassificationsD807.I8 B64
    The Physical Object
    Pagination259 p.:
    Number of Pages259
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL18588343M


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The Ustashis were a band of fanatic Croatian Fascists who chose Catholic fanaticism as Reviews: 1. "Spy in the Vatican, ?45 is an autobiographical writing by author Branko Bokun.

It was first published inin the U.K. by Tom Stacey and in the USA by Praeger. The book is about Bokun's experiences in wartime Rome working for the Red Cross, and includes a collection of anecdotes on rulers and the ruled, and on the half-world of spies and counter-spies."--Wikipedia.

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