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Code name : Lise : the true story of the woman who became WWII's most highly decorated spy / Larry Loftis.

By: Loftis, Larry [author.]Contributor(s): Reading, Kate [narrator.]Material type: SoundSoundPublisher number: DD41314 | Recorded BooksPublisher: [New York, NY] : Simon & Schuster Audio, [2019]Distributor: [Ashland, Oregon] : Blackstone Audio, [2019]Edition: UnabridgedDescription: 8 audio discs (600 min.) : CD audio, digital ; 4 3/4 inContent type: spoken word Media type: audio Carrier type: audio discISBN: 9781508278917; 1508278911; 9781508278924; 150827892X; 9781508228288; 1508228280Other title: Code name Lise, the true story of the woman who became WWII's most highly decorated spySubject(s): Odette, 1912-1995 | Odette, 1912-1995 | World War (1939-1945) | Spies -- Great Britain -- Biography | Women spies -- Great Britain -- Biography | World War, 1939-1945 -- Secret service -- Great Britain | World War, 1939-1945 -- Underground movements -- France | HISTORY / Military / World War II | BIOGRAPHY & AUTOBIOGRAPHY / Women | TRUE CRIME / Espionage | Secret service | Spies | Underground movements, War | Women spies | France | Great Britain | 1939-1945Genre/Form: Audiobooks. | Biography. | Audiobooks. | Biographies. | Biography.DDC classification: 940.54/8641092 | [B] LOC classification: D810.S8 | O33 2019abOnline resources: recordedbooks.com | RBMedia
Contents:
Dramatis personae -- Preface -- Prologue -- Duty -- Jinxed -- Mission to Marseille -- The briefcase -- Control -- The kiss -- Pearl of the French Alps -- Grand Duke -- Lifeless -- The beam -- They will send for you -- Tick, tick -- The Black Hollow -- Viennese waltzes -- All my love -- Lily of the valley -- The bunker -- The slaughter -- Still warm -- Pierre -- Hunting the hunter -- Fanning the damned -- Completing the loop -- Epilogue -- Appendix: the SOE official history affair.
Read by Kate Reading.Summary: The year is 1942, and World War II is in full swing. Odette Sansom decides to follow in her war hero father's footsteps by becoming an SOE agent to aid Britain and her beloved homeland, France. Five failed attempts and one plane crash later, she finally lands in occupied France to begin her mission. As they successfully complete mission after mission, Peter and Odette fall in love. All the while, they are being hunted by the cunning German secret police sergeant, Hugo Bleicher, who finally succeeds in capturing them. Loftis paints a portrait of true courage, patriotism, and love of two incredibly heroic people who endured unimaginable horrors and degradations.
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The year is 1942, and World War II is in full swing. Odette Sansom decides to follow in her war hero father's footsteps by becoming an SOE agent to aid Britain and her beloved homeland, France. Five failed attempts and one plane crash later, she finally lands in occupied France to begin her mission. As they successfully complete mission after mission, Peter and Odette fall in love. All the while, they are being hunted by the cunning German secret police sergeant, Hugo Bleicher, who finally succeeds in capturing them. Loftis paints a portrait of true courage, patriotism, and love of two incredibly heroic people who endured unimaginable horrors and degradations.

Dramatis personae -- Preface -- Prologue -- Duty -- Jinxed -- Mission to Marseille -- The briefcase -- Control -- The kiss -- Pearl of the French Alps -- Grand Duke -- Lifeless -- The beam -- They will send for you -- Tick, tick -- The Black Hollow -- Viennese waltzes -- All my love -- Lily of the valley -- The bunker -- The slaughter -- Still warm -- Pierre -- Hunting the hunter -- Fanning the damned -- Completing the loop -- Epilogue -- Appendix: the SOE official history affair.

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