Cover name: Dr. Rantzau /

"Cover Name: Dr. Rantzau is a gripping diary-like personal account of espionage during the Second World War and is one of very few historic memoirs written by an ex-Abwehr officer. Detailed is how Colonel Nikolaus Ritter, following a brief World War I career and over ten years as a businessman...

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Uniform title:Deckname Dr. Rantzau.
Author / Creator: Ritter, Nikolaus Adolf Fritz, 1899-1974 (Author)
Other Authors / Creators:Wallace, Katharine R. 1934- editor, translator.
Barbier, Mary, writer of foreword.
Format: eBook Electronic
Language:English
German
Language notes:In English translated from the original German.
Imprint: Lexington : University Press of Kentucky, [2019]
Series:Foreign military studies (Lexington, Ky.)
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Table of Contents:
  • 0. Foreword
  • 0. Preface
  • 0. Notes from the Author
  • 0. Introduction
  • 1. Arthur Owens (aka Snow and Johnny)
  • 2. Dr. Rantzau
  • 3. The Abwehr
  • 4. Launching a Network
  • 5. Orders from Admiral Canaris
  • 6. Departing for America
  • 7. New York
  • 8. Herman Lang and the Norden Bombsight
  • 9. Contacts in America
  • 10. Mr. X
  • 11. A Close Encounter
  • 12. Reconstructing the Bombsight
  • 13. British Agents in the Abwehr
  • 14. Lily Stein
  • 15. Ein Glas Bier
  • 16. Count László Almásy
  • 17. Sabotage across Borders
  • 18. Border Closings
  • 19. Sea Rendezvous
  • 20. Operation Sea Lion
  • 21. Suspending Sea Lion
  • 22. Africa Mission
  • 23. Desert Devils
  • 24. End of War
  • 25. Reflections
  • 0. Epilogue
  • 0. Acknowledgments
  • 0. Appendix
  • 0. Glossary
  • 0. Selected Bibliography
  • 0. Index