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Spies in the Congo : America's atomic mission in World War ll / Susan Williams.

Williams, A. Susan, (author.). Eyre, Justine. (Narrator). Tantor Media. (Added Author). Recorded Books, Inc. (Added Author).

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  • 1 of 1 copy available at SC LENDS. (Show)
  • 1 of 1 copy available at Beaufort County Library System.

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Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Beaufort - Hilton Head Branch 940.54252 WIL (Text) 0530010439954 Adult Audiobook Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 9781515904328
  • Physical Description: 7 sound discs (approximately 9 hr.) : digital ; 4 3/4 in.
  • Edition: Unabridged.
  • Publisher: [Old Saybrook, Conn.] : Tantor Audio, a division of Recorded Books, [2016]

Content descriptions

General Note:
Title from container.
Compact disc.
In container (17 cm.).
Participant or Performer Note:
Read by Justine Eyre.
Summary, etc.:
In the 1940s, the brightest minds of the United States and Nazi Germany raced to West Africa with a single mission: to secure the essential ingredient of the atomic bomb, uniquely high-quality uranium ore--and to make sure nobody saw them doing it. Packed with newly discovered details from American and British archives, this is the gripping, true story of the unsung heroism of a handful of good men--and one woman--in colonial Africa who risked their lives in the fight against fascism and helped deny Hitler his atomic bomb.
Subject: World War, 1939-1945 > Secret service > United States.
World War, 1939-1945 > Secret service > Congo (Democratic Republic)
Uranium mines and mining > Congo (Democratic Republic) > History > 20th century.
Atomic bomb > United States > History > 20th century.
Espionage, American > Congo (Democratic Republic) > History > 20th century.
United States. Office of Strategic Services > History.
United States. Office of Strategic Services > Biography.
United States > Relations > Congo (Democratic Republic)
Congo (Democratic Republic) > Relations > United States.
Genre: Audiobooks.

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