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Author Adams, Jefferson.

Title Historical dictionary of German intelligence / Jefferson Adams.

Imprint Lanham, Md. : Scarecrow Press, 2009.

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Description 1 online resource (xxxv, 543 pages).
Series Historical dictionaries of intelligence and counterintelligence ; no. 11
Historical dictionaries of intelligence and counterintelligence ; no. 11.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 525-541).
Contents Editor's Foreword; Preface; Acronyms and Abbreviations; Chronology; Introduction; The Dictionary; Appendixes; Bibliography; About the Author.
Summary No country can rival the sheer diversity of intelligence organizations that Germany has experienced over the past 300 years. Given its pivotal geographical and political position in Europe, Germany was a magnet for foreign intelligence operatives, especially during the Cold War. As a result of this, it is no wonder that during certain periods of history Germany was probably busier spying on its own citizens than on its enemies. Because of the Gestapo and the SS of Nazi Germany to the Stasi of the German Democratic Republic, the fear of domestic abuse by security agencies with police powers run.
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Subject Intelligence service -- Germany -- History -- Dictionaries.
Military intelligence -- Germany -- History -- Dictionaries.
Espionage -- Germany -- History -- Dictionaries.
Intelligence service -- Germany (West) -- History -- Dictionaries.
Military intelligence -- Germany (West) -- History -- Dictionaries.
Espionage -- Germany (West) -- History -- Dictionaries.
Intelligence service -- Germany (East) -- History -- Dictionaries.
Military intelligence -- Germany (East) -- History -- Dictionaries.
Espionage -- Germany (East) -- History -- Dictionaries.
Chronological Term Geschichte
Genre/Form Electronic books.
Dictionaries.
History.
Other Form: Print version: Adams, Jefferson. Historical dictionary of German intelligence. Lanham, Md. : Scarecrow Press, 2009 9780810855434 (DLC) 2009011126 (OCoLC)316327237
ISBN 9780810863200 (electronic bk.)
0810863200 (electronic bk.)
9780810855434 (cloth ; alk. paper)
0810855437 (cloth ; alk. paper)