By Ben Wheatley
Following the Nazi invasion of the Soviet Union in June 1941, the enemy and impartial press masking the German career of the Baltic states provided the British executive an important circulation of OSINT protecting the whole German East. OSINT was once the single type of intelligence to be had to the British from the Nazi-occupied Soviet Union, because of the overseas place of work suspension of all covert intelligence amassing contained in the Soviet Union. the danger of jeopardising the delicate Anglo-Soviet alliance was once thought of too nice to proceed covert intelligence operations. during this booklet, Wheatley essentially examines OSINT got by way of the Stockholm Press interpreting Bureau (SPRB) in Sweden and analysed and sent to the British executive by means of the overseas learn and Press provider (FRPS) Baltic States part and its successor, the international workplace study division (FORD).
Shedding gentle on a missed region of moment international warfare intelligence and making use of worthy case reports of the FRPS/FORD Baltic States Section's Intelligence, British Intelligence and Hitler's Empire within the Soviet Union, 1941-1945 makes a brand new and demanding argument with a purpose to be of significant worth to scholars and students of British intelligence background and the second one global War.
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British Intelligence and Hitler's Empire in the Soviet Union, 1941-1945 by Ben Wheatley