Wise gals The spies who built the CIA and changed the future of espionage

Nathalia Holt, 1980-

Book - 2022

"From the New York Times bestselling author of Rise of the Rocket Girls comes the never-before-told story of a small cadre of influential female spies in the precarious early days of the CIA--women who helped create the template for cutting-edge espionage (and blazed new paths for equality in the workplace) in the treacherous post-WWII era"--

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Subjects
Genres
Biographies
Published
New York : G. P. Putnam's Sons [2022]
Language
English
Physical Description
xiv, 382 pages : illustrations, portraits ; 24 cm
Bibliography
Includes bibliographical references (pages 337-370) and index.
ISBN
9780593328484
Main Author
Nathalia Holt, 1980- (author)
  • November 1953
  • PART I "ISN'T THAT A STRANGE PROFESSION?"
  • Jessica, 1934-1944
  • Safehaven, 1944-1945
  • Werwolf, 1945
  • PART II "UNSAVORY ACTS"
  • Rusty, 1946
  • Belladonna, 1946
  • Trident, 1947
  • Opera, 1947-1948
  • PART III "SHE GETS INTO YOUR DREAMS"
  • Vermont, 1949
  • Kubark, 1950
  • Loss, 1951
  • Aquatone, 1952
  • Petticoat, 1953
  • PART IV "FUMBLING IN THE DARK"
  • Farmer, 1954
  • Musketeer, 1956
  • NSG5520, 1957
  • Bluebat, 1958
  • Aerodynamic, 1959
  • PART V "THE WORK OF A MAN"
  • Mudlark, 1960
  • Lincoln, 1961
  • Psalm, 1962
  • Rybat, 1965-1972
  • Epilogue: State secrets.