Agent Zigzag: The True Wartime Story of Eddie Chapman: Lover, Betrayer, Hero, Spy. :: Ben Macintyre soon to be presented for sale on the wonderful BookLovers of Bath web site!
London: Bloomsbury, 2007, Hardback in dust wrapper.
Contains: Black & white photographs; Maps ; Photographic end papers & blanks;
From the cover: On a chill December night in 1942, a Nazi parachutist landed in a Cambridgeshire field. His mission: to sabotage the British war effort. His German masters called him Fritz, or Fritzchen. The British police knew him as Eddie Chapman, a dangerous man and associate of thieves, and believed he was still in prison. Within weeks Chapman was in the hands of MI5 and operating as Agent Zigzag, opening the most sensational chapter in the history of British espionage.
Unpredictable, dashing and louche, Chapman proved to be a handful for both his German and …
Very Good+ in Very Good+ Dust Wrapper. Previous owners’ name to the first blank.
Red boards with Black titling to the Spine. [VIII] 372 pages. Index. Bibliography. 8¾” x 5½”.
Of course, if you don’t like this one, may I draw your attention to more books in my Biography catalogue?