A Jew, a woman and Churchill's favorite spy: Christine Granville, flesh-and-blood hero
A biography of Granville, nom de guerre of a Polish-Jewish woman who worked behind enemy lines for British intelligence in World War II, presents her neither as femme fatale nor woman in distress - but as the hero she is.
"The Spy Who Loved: The Secrets and Lives of Christine Granville," by Clare Mulley. St. Martin’s/Dunne, 432 pages, $26.99
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