World War I

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In warfare, the battles grab most of the attention. But there is also a secret history to every war. In this series we look at this hidden world of spies, double agents, assassins, and saboteurs, and learn how their actions affected the course of the world's most devastating conflicts. This book explores the secrets of World War I. As in all wars, each side needed to keep secrets from the enemy. At the same time, they tried to discover the enemy's secrets, using spies and code-breakers. Read this book and learn about: the German spy who wrote his messages in invisible ink the dancer, Mata Hari, who pretended to spy for the French while really spying for the Germans the British code-breaker who installed a bath in his office because he found he could think more clearly while sitting in it Book jacket.
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series Secret History
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subject_facet World War, 1914-1918 -- Juvenile literature
title_display World War I
title_full World War I, World War I / Chris Oxlade
title_short World War I
topic_facet History, World War, 1914-1918, Young Adult Nonfiction