Nazi Secret Warfare in Occupied Persia (Iran)

The Failure of the German Intelligence Services, 1939–45

  • Authors
  • Adrian O’Sullivan

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
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    Pages 45-57
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  20. Back Matter
    Pages 252-286

About this book

Introduction

This is the first full-length work to be published about the spectacular failure of the German intelligence services in Persia (Iran) during WWII. Based on archival research it analyzes a compelling history of Nazi planning, operations, personalities, and intrigues, and follows the protagonists from Hitler's rise to power into the postwar era.

Keywords

Abwehr British Intelligence catastrophic failure clandestine activity counterintelligence covert initiative espionage intelligence history intelligence liaison intelligence policy intelligence service intelligence strategy Iran MI5 Middle East organizational failure Persia sabotage Second World War security intelligence Adolf Hitler history

Bibliographic information

  • DOI https://doi.org/10.1057/9781137427915
  • Copyright Information Palgrave Macmillan, a division of Macmillan Publishers Limited 2014
  • Publisher Name Palgrave Macmillan, London
  • eBook Packages Palgrave History Collection
  • Print ISBN 978-1-349-49127-8
  • Online ISBN 978-1-137-42791-5
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