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REVIEW: Intelligence and the War Against Japan. Britain, America and the Politics of Secret Service

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by Richard J. Aldrich. Cambridge, UK: Cambridge University Press, 2000. 500 pages. _____________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________ Intelligence and the War Against Japan offers the first comprehensive history of the development of the British secret service and its relations with its American intelligence counterparts

Spain donates Enigma gear that kick-started Brit code-breaking

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A pair of historic Enigma machines used during the Spanish Civil War have been donated to Britain. The machines played a role in an untold chapter of British wartime code-breaking history: the early 20th-century kit encoded messages that, once intercepted,