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A Woman of No Importance

The Untold Story of the American Spy Who Helped Win World War II

by Sonia Purnell

Hardcover, 352 pages, Penguin Group USA, List Price: $28 |

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A Woman of No Importance
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The Untold Story of the American Spy Who Helped Win World War II
Author
Sonia Purnell

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Book Summary

Traces the lesser-known story of mid-20th-century spy Virginia Hall, detailing her pivotal role in coordinating Resistance activities in Europe that helped change the course of World War II. By the award-winning author of Clementine. Illustrations. Map(s).