Tag: Roosevelt

REVIEW: F. D. R. and World War II Espionage


By Joseph E. Persico Random House. 564 pages ______________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________ Can a rather spoiled but handsome paraplegic, deceptive by nature and mistrusted by most of his colleagues, gamely presiding over an intensely isolationist country sunk in the deep trough of an

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


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