America's secret warriors

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Military Illustrated - Past and Present
Vol. 209 (October 2005), p. 32-39

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Before World War Two America was far from being a military superpower and its intelligence gathering was amateur. But then key figures started to shape a new, more dynamic secret intelligence force. Peter Marriot reveals how America's undercover warriors won some decisive victories