The Resource A covert affair : Julia Child and Paul Child in the OSS, Jennet Conant

A covert affair : Julia Child and Paul Child in the OSS, Jennet Conant

Label
A covert affair : Julia Child and Paul Child in the OSS
Title
A covert affair
Title remainder
Julia Child and Paul Child in the OSS
Statement of responsibility
Jennet Conant
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
A stunning account of Julia Child's early life as an OSS agent in the Far East
Title
The lotus eaters
Creator
Summary
Chronicles the iconic chef's contributions as a member of the OSS during World War II and her efforts at the side of her husband to support an agent accused of being a spy, describing how their wartime experiences shaped their characters, relationships, and ambitions
Subject
Genre
Tone
Biography type
contains biographical information
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381153
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
940.54/85092273
Index
index present
LC call number
D810.S8
LC item number
C3863 2011
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Target audience
adult
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the adventures of Julia Child and Paul Child in the OSS
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the adventures of Julia Child and Paul Child in the OSS
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Jennet Conant
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Covert affair
Label
A covert affair : Julia Child and Paul Child in the OSS, Jennet Conant
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Special inquiry -- Initiation -- Late start -- A fine sort -- Instant fame -- Great white queen of Bali -- Chickens coming home to roost -- Whispers in the willow trees -- Incurable romantics -- Open season -- The nightmare -- The taste of ashes -- Epilogue -- Appendix
Control code
ocm646112881
Dimensions
cm
Edition
First Simon and Schuster hardcover edition.
Extent
pages
Isbn
9781439168509
Lccn
2011002875
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
  • (OCoLC)646112881
  • (Sirsi) a1064242

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