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The Resource Classified : Secrecy and the State in Modern Britain

Classified : Secrecy and the State in Modern Britain

Label
Classified : Secrecy and the State in Modern Britain
Title
Classified
Title remainder
Secrecy and the State in Modern Britain
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Fascinating account of the British state's post-war obsession with secrecy and the ways it prevented secret activities from becoming public
Cataloging source
EBLCP
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Moran, Christopher
Dewey number
  • 323.0941
  • 352.3/79
  • 352.379
Index
index present
LC call number
JN329.S4 M67 2012
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Official secrets
  • POLITICAL SCIENCE
  • Official secrets
  • Great Britain
Label
Classified : Secrecy and the State in Modern Britain
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 410-425) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Illustrations; Foreword; Acknowledgements; Abbreviations; Introduction; Secret Britain: historiographical considerations; Methodology; Part 1 1889-1945; 1 Laying the foundations of control; 2 Bending the rules: ministers and their memoirs 1920-1945; Part II Secrecy and the press; 3 Chapman Pincher: sleuthing the secret state; 4 Britains Watergate: the D-Notice Affair and consequences; 5 Publish and be damned; Part III Secrecy and political memoirs; 6 Cabinet confessions: from Churchill to Crossman; Part IV Intelligence secrets, spy memoirs and official histories
  • 7 Keeping the secrets of wartime deception: Ultra and Double-Cross8 SOE in France; 9 Counterblast: official history of British intelligence in the Second World War; EPILOGUE: FROM WRIGHT TO WIKILEAKS; Notes; Introduction; 1 Laying the foundations of control; 2 Bending the rules: ministers and their memoirs, 1920-1945; 3 Chapman Pincher: sleuthing the secret state; 4 Britains Watergate: the D-Notice Affair and consequences; 5 Publish and be damned; 6 Cabinet confessions: from Churchill to Crossman; 7 Keeping the secrets of wartime deception: Ultra and Double-Cross; 8 SOE in France
  • 9Counterblast: official history of British intelligence in thEpilogue; Bibliography; Archives of unpublished government documents; Private papers: Great Britain; Private papers: United States; Published documents, reports, diaries and autobiographies; Secondary literat; Index
Control code
827210364
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (468 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780511734298
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)827210364
Label
Classified : Secrecy and the State in Modern Britain
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 410-425) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Illustrations; Foreword; Acknowledgements; Abbreviations; Introduction; Secret Britain: historiographical considerations; Methodology; Part 1 1889-1945; 1 Laying the foundations of control; 2 Bending the rules: ministers and their memoirs 1920-1945; Part II Secrecy and the press; 3 Chapman Pincher: sleuthing the secret state; 4 Britains Watergate: the D-Notice Affair and consequences; 5 Publish and be damned; Part III Secrecy and political memoirs; 6 Cabinet confessions: from Churchill to Crossman; Part IV Intelligence secrets, spy memoirs and official histories
  • 7 Keeping the secrets of wartime deception: Ultra and Double-Cross8 SOE in France; 9 Counterblast: official history of British intelligence in the Second World War; EPILOGUE: FROM WRIGHT TO WIKILEAKS; Notes; Introduction; 1 Laying the foundations of control; 2 Bending the rules: ministers and their memoirs, 1920-1945; 3 Chapman Pincher: sleuthing the secret state; 4 Britains Watergate: the D-Notice Affair and consequences; 5 Publish and be damned; 6 Cabinet confessions: from Churchill to Crossman; 7 Keeping the secrets of wartime deception: Ultra and Double-Cross; 8 SOE in France
  • 9Counterblast: official history of British intelligence in thEpilogue; Bibliography; Archives of unpublished government documents; Private papers: Great Britain; Private papers: United States; Published documents, reports, diaries and autobiographies; Secondary literat; Index
Control code
827210364
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (468 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780511734298
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)827210364

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