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Author Pattinson, Juliette.
Title Behind enemy lines : gender, passing and the Special Operations Executive in the Second World War / Juliette Pattinson.
Publication Info Manchester : Manchester University Press, 2007.


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Descript xv, 236 p. : ill. ; 23 cm.
Note "Centre for the Cultural History of War"--Ser. t.p.
Contents Reconstructing the Special Operations Executive -- 'To pass as a native' : recruiting for operations in France -- 'Taught how to play a part' : training agents for undercover work -- 'A jittery business' : representations of anxiousness in personal and filmic accounts -- 'Living a different life' : performing 'heroic' and 'stoic' masculinities -- 'The best disguise' : performing femininities for clandestine purposes -- 'Pretending at once' : passing performances in captivity -- 'So many happy memories' : demobilisation and the return to civvy street.
ISBN 9780719085093 (pbk.)
9780719075698
0719075696
0719085098 (pbk.)
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Author Pattinson, Juliette.
Series Cultural history of modern war
Cultural history of modern war.
Subject Great Britain. Special Operations Executive
World War, 1939-1945 -- Secret service -- Great Britain.
Women spies -- Great Britain -- History -- 20th century.
Sex role -- Great Britain -- History -- 20th century.
World War, 1939-1945 -- Personal narratives, British.
Spies -- Great Britain -- History -- 20th century.
Occupation, collaboration and resistance in Europe, 1939-1945.
Alt author University of Manchester. Centre for the Cultural History of War.
Descript xv, 236 p. : ill. ; 23 cm.
Note "Centre for the Cultural History of War"--Ser. t.p.
Contents Reconstructing the Special Operations Executive -- 'To pass as a native' : recruiting for operations in France -- 'Taught how to play a part' : training agents for undercover work -- 'A jittery business' : representations of anxiousness in personal and filmic accounts -- 'Living a different life' : performing 'heroic' and 'stoic' masculinities -- 'The best disguise' : performing femininities for clandestine purposes -- 'Pretending at once' : passing performances in captivity -- 'So many happy memories' : demobilisation and the return to civvy street.
ISBN 9780719085093 (pbk.)
9780719075698
0719075696
0719085098 (pbk.)
Author Pattinson, Juliette.
Series Cultural history of modern war
Cultural history of modern war.
Subject Great Britain. Special Operations Executive
World War, 1939-1945 -- Secret service -- Great Britain.
Women spies -- Great Britain -- History -- 20th century.
Sex role -- Great Britain -- History -- 20th century.
World War, 1939-1945 -- Personal narratives, British.
Spies -- Great Britain -- History -- 20th century.
Occupation, collaboration and resistance in Europe, 1939-1945.
Alt author University of Manchester. Centre for the Cultural History of War.
LOCATION SHELVED AT LOAN TYPE STATUS
 BJL 4th Floor  D 810 S7 P3  8 WEEK LOAN  AVAILABLE

Subject Great Britain. Special Operations Executive
World War, 1939-1945 -- Secret service -- Great Britain.
Women spies -- Great Britain -- History -- 20th century.
Sex role -- Great Britain -- History -- 20th century.
World War, 1939-1945 -- Personal narratives, British.
Spies -- Great Britain -- History -- 20th century.
Occupation, collaboration and resistance in Europe, 1939-1945.
Descript xv, 236 p. : ill. ; 23 cm.
Note "Centre for the Cultural History of War"--Ser. t.p.
Contents Reconstructing the Special Operations Executive -- 'To pass as a native' : recruiting for operations in France -- 'Taught how to play a part' : training agents for undercover work -- 'A jittery business' : representations of anxiousness in personal and filmic accounts -- 'Living a different life' : performing 'heroic' and 'stoic' masculinities -- 'The best disguise' : performing femininities for clandestine purposes -- 'Pretending at once' : passing performances in captivity -- 'So many happy memories' : demobilisation and the return to civvy street.
Alt author University of Manchester. Centre for the Cultural History of War.
ISBN 9780719085093 (pbk.)
9780719075698
0719075696
0719085098 (pbk.)

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