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Special branch

Stefan Themerson

Special branch

a dialogue.

by Stefan Themerson

  • 63 Want to read
  • 16 Currently reading

Published by Gaberbocchus Press in London .
Written in English


Classifications
LC ClassificationsPZ3.T3417 Sp, PR6039.H37 Sp
The Physical Object
Pagination94 p.
Number of Pages94
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL5451222M
ISBN 100852471033
LC Control Number73153259

Ruby the Treasure (Stromme Syndrome) 12,, views 2 years ago. Ruby is 1 of 12 people in the world diagnosed with Stromme syndrome. She . The undersecretary of the British embassy in Istanbul has died while attempting to swim the Dardanelles Straits. The circumstances of his death have to be investigated, so the Foreign Office sends out an officer: Sandor Seymour, an unobtrusive Special Branch detective.

The book is clearly written and often engaging and it is a valuable contribution to our understanding of the history of the Special Branch in Malaysia, the operations of which remain shrouded in so much mystery and about which there is much apprehension amongst ordinary Malaysian citizens.   Rhodesian Special Branch Pseudo Warfare This is a fascinating and remarkable tale of one man’s valiant determination to help save his country, Rhodesia, from Soviet and Chinese Communist backed radicals, as they unleashed brutal force on the rural population of order to outsmart the terrorist intelligence network, he reverted to a.

The Special Branch, by LeRoy Panek - Summary. This is an idiosyncratic little book, but is actually a very informative overview of the books and authors which have defined British spy fiction. This narrative charts the unrivaled popularity of the spy novel genre, and notes that despite this popularity, the genre has not yet been subject. Hi All, By way of introduction— "Since Bernard Porter’s book "The Origins of the Vigilant State" was published in the U.K.’s ‘Open Government Initiative’ has led to the opening of some secret files relevant to the early history of the Special Branch – most notably the memoir of Superintendent William Melville.


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To appropriate agencies, entities, and persons when (1) the DoD suspects or has confirmed that there has been a breach of the system of. Barker belonged to the Special Branch, the RUC's elite unit dedicated to fighting the IRA, the INLA and loyalist terrorists. He gives a gripping insider's account of life on the frontline and demonstrates how the RUC used sophisticated listening devices and informants, including the notorious supergrass Raymond Gilmour, in their fight to gain the upper hand/5(52).

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Special Branch veterans Ray Wilson and Ian Adams have brought this long and distinguished history to life with the help of recollections from former colleagues, as well as their own experiences of life in the Branch. Martin McGartland (born 30 January ) is a former British informer who infiltrated the Provisional Irish Republican Army (IRA) in to pass information to RUC Special Branch.

When he was exposed as an informer in he was abducted by the IRA, but escaped and was resettled in England. His identity became publicly known after a minor court : 30 January (age 49), Belfast. Try the new Google Books.

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Southern Matabeleland. In his thesis entitled "An Accident of History: The Evolution of Counter Terrorism Methodology in the Metropolitan Police from toWith Particular Reference to the Influence of Extreme Irish Nationalist Activity", Dr Lindsay Clutterbuck referred to a Metropolitan Police book that he had consulted entitled "Special Branch, Record of Postings and.

In its time, Special Branch has spied on Lenin, protected Sir Winston Churchill and the author Salman Rushdie, and interrogated Cold War spies. It was involved in the Profumo case in the early s.Assistant Commissioner Robert Anderson certainly appears to have regarded the Special Branch as including the Irish branch - and, indeed, he believed the Special Branch existed in - because in a memo dated 18 May he wrote:'When the 'Special' branch was formed, the control of Police at Ports was entrusted to Mr Williamson who acted in.