The librarian spies

Philip and Mary Jane Keeney and cold war espionage by Rosalee McReynolds

Publisher: Praeger Security International in Westport, Conn

Written in English
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Subjects:

  • Keeney, Philip O. -- 1891-1962,
  • Keeney, Mary Jane, -- b. 1898,
  • Spies -- United States -- Biography,
  • Communism -- United States,
  • Subversive activities -- United States -- History -- 20th century,
  • Espionage -- United States -- History -- 20th century,
  • Espionage, Soviet -- United States -- History,
  • Librarians -- United States -- Biography,
  • Cold War

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references and index.

StatementRosalee McReynolds and Louise S. Robbins.
GenreBiography.
ContributionsRobbins, Louise S.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsE743.5.K34 M37 2009
The Physical Object
Paginationp. cm.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL22672032M
ISBN 109780275994488
LC Control Number2008047571

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