Published September 2004
by Ulverscroft Large Print .
Written in English
|The Physical Object|
|Number of Pages||360|
Game of the Foxes Paperback – January 1, by Ladislas Farago (Author) › Visit Amazon's Ladislas Farago Page. Find all the books, read about the author, and more. See search results for this author. Are you an author? Learn about Author Central /5(13). : A Farrago Of Foxes (LIN) (Linford Mystery Library) () by Leslie, Colin and a great selection of similar New, Used and Collectible Books available now at great prices.3/5(1). Get this from a library! A farrago of foxes. [Colin Leslie] -- in history books, Earl Godwin of Wessex and his sons are dismissed as murderers, oath-breakers, renegades and usurpers. Is this the result of Norman post-Conquest propaganda? The Anglo-Saxon. Ladislas Faragó or Faragó László (21 September – 15 October ) was a Hungarian military historian and journalist who published a number of best-selling books on history and espionage, especially concerning the World War II era.. He was the author of "Patton: Ordeal and Triumph", the acclaimed biography of George Patton, that formed the basis for the film Patton and wrote "The Known for: biography of George Patton.
Farrago’s purpose is simply to help readers find fiction that makes them smile. We want to introduce you to books that will tickle your funny bone. We want you to know that if you find one funny, there’s a whole series that you’ll enjoy. And we will invite you to discover other series that make you smile. The Game Of The Foxes book. Read 15 reviews from the world's largest community for readers. The untold story of German espionage in the USA & Great Brita /5. Join our mailing list. Sign up to hear all the latest Farrago news, along with exclusive special offers and freebies! By sharing your details, you agree to be contacted by us. Soon after obtaining and reading Game of the Foxes, I came across J.C. Masterman's Double-Cross System in Munich, Germany. Masterman's book is an excellent companion read To Game of the Foxes. Farago wrote this account using captured Abwehr (German Human Intelligence) records in government archives that had been long overlooked/5(4).
The idea of writing this book about the Abwehr, the German secret service under Admiral Wilhelm Franz Canaris, first occurred to me in when, in a dark loft of the National Archives in Washington, D.C., I stumbled over a metal footlocker"" Farago samples the dusty boxes of microfilm, untouched, he says, since their capture: ""an extraordinary find. "farrago: a confused mixture; hodgepodge; medley: a farrago of doubts, fears, hopes, and wishes." - Name. The term "farrago", from Latin, meaning 'mixed cattle fodder', means a confused variety of miscellaneous things. It has been used e.g. by Edward Tylor in his Primitive Culture. The name is included in the motto (drawn originally from the Satires of Juvenal) Quidquid agunt homines nostri farrago libelli est – "whatever men do forms the motley subject of our page" which was written on Headquarters: Parkville, Victoria, Australia. Paperback. Condition: Good. 1st Edition. Paperback Ex Library book with usual stamps and stickers. Good clean condition book. Held within protective Library binder. Good condition is defined as: a copy that has been read but remains in clean condition. All of the pages are intact and the cover is intact and the spine may show signs of wear.