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The Resource The angel : the Egyptian spy who saved Israel, Uri Bar-Joseph ; translated from the Hebrew-language edition by David Hazony

The angel : the Egyptian spy who saved Israel, Uri Bar-Joseph ; translated from the Hebrew-language edition by David Hazony

Label
The angel : the Egyptian spy who saved Israel
Title
The angel
Title remainder
the Egyptian spy who saved Israel
Statement of responsibility
Uri Bar-Joseph ; translated from the Hebrew-language edition by David Hazony
Creator
Contributor
Author
Translator
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • heb
  • eng
Summary
"The first English-language book to tell the sensational story of Ashraf Marwan, a top Egyptian official who spied for the Mossad and almost singlehandedly saved Israel from defeat in the Yom Kippur War. The Angel is a gripping feat of reportage that blows open the Mossad and reveals the shocking truth behind Marwan's mysterious death"--
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Summary
The first English-language book to tell the sensational story of Ashraf Marwan, a top Egyptian official who spied for the Mossad and almost singlehandedly saved Israel from defeat in the Yom Kippur War. The Angel is a gripping feat of reportage that blows open the Mossad and reveals the shocking truth behind Marwan's mysterious death
Writing style
Award
National Jewish Book Award, 2016.
Biography type
individual biography
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10521785
Cataloging source
DLC
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Bar-Joseph, Uri
Dewey number
956.94
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • plates
Index
index present
Language note
Translated from the Hebrew
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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Hazony, David
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True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Marwan, Ashraf
  • Israel
  • Politicians
  • Spies
  • Spies
  • Israel-Arab War, 1973
Target audience
adult
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/titleRemainder
the Egyptian spy who saved Israel
Label
The angel : the Egyptian spy who saved Israel, Uri Bar-Joseph ; translated from the Hebrew-language edition by David Hazony
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages [331]-355) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • still image
  • text
Content type code
  • sti
  • txt
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Contents
The funeral and the mystery -- Cairo, 1944-1970: beginnings -- London, 1970: contact -- April 1971: enter military intelligence -- May 1971: liftoff -- The dream of every spy agency on Earth -- Sadat's emissary for special affairs -- Egypt girds for war -- Final preparations and an intermezzo in Rome -- Signing at sundown on Saturday -- Dovecote: warning and war -- The rise and fall of Ashraf Marwan -- An angel in the city, a son-in-law exposed -- Fallen angel
Control code
000056304816
Dimensions
24 cm.
Edition
First U.S. edition.
Extent
ix, 372 pages, 8 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9780062420107
Lccn
2015042832
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other control number
YBP12648020
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)925497392
Label
The angel : the Egyptian spy who saved Israel, Uri Bar-Joseph ; translated from the Hebrew-language edition by David Hazony
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages [331]-355) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • still image
  • text
Content type code
  • sti
  • txt
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Contents
The funeral and the mystery -- Cairo, 1944-1970: beginnings -- London, 1970: contact -- April 1971: enter military intelligence -- May 1971: liftoff -- The dream of every spy agency on Earth -- Sadat's emissary for special affairs -- Egypt girds for war -- Final preparations and an intermezzo in Rome -- Signing at sundown on Saturday -- Dovecote: warning and war -- The rise and fall of Ashraf Marwan -- An angel in the city, a son-in-law exposed -- Fallen angel
Control code
000056304816
Dimensions
24 cm.
Edition
First U.S. edition.
Extent
ix, 372 pages, 8 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9780062420107
Lccn
2015042832
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other control number
YBP12648020
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)925497392

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