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Author Mazzeo, Tilar J.
Title Sisters in resistance : how a German spy, a banker's wife, and Mussolini's daughter outwitted the Nazis / Tilar J. Mazzeo.
Publication Info. New York : Grand Central Publishing, 2022.
©2022
Open Library Cover
Location Call No. Status
 Stack 2  940.5485 M    IN LIBRARY
Edition First edition.
Description xv, 311 pages, 8 unnumbered pages of plates : illustrations ; 24 cm
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 257-297) and index.
Contents Preface: The inferno -- Prologue: The German spy and Mussolini's daughter -- The Grand Council -- Tramontana -- Flight to exile -- Gallo -- Arrest -- The last card -- Operation Conte -- Blackmailing Hitler -- The trial of Verona -- Emilio -- Refuge in Switzerland -- Father Pancino -- Germania -- The banker's wife -- The house of spies -- My new found friend -- Lunch at Monthey Station -- The Ciano diaries -- The rose garden -- Epilogue: Into thin air.
Subject Ciano, Edda Mussolini, Contessa.
Purwin, Hilde, 1919-2010.
Chollet, Frances Winslow de.
Women spies -- History -- 20th century.
Ciano, Galeazzo, conte, 1903-1944.
World War, 1939-1945 -- Secret service.
Added Title How a German spy, a banker's wife, and Mussolini's daughter outwitted the Nazis
ISBN 9781538735268 hardcover
1538735261 hardcover
9781538735275 electronic book
Standard No. 40031236048