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Author Bar-Joseph, Uri, author.

Title The angel : the Egyptian spy who saved Israel / Uri Bar-Joseph ; translated from the Hebrew-language edition by David Hazony.

Publication Info. New York : Harper an imprint of HarperCollins Publishers, [2016]


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Edition First English edition.
Description ix, 372 pages, 8 unnumbered pages of plates : illustrations ; 24 cm
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 331-355) and index.
Contents The funeral and the mystery -- Cairo, 1944-1970: beginnings -- London, 1970: contact -- April 1971: enter military intelligence -- May 1971: liftoff -- The dream of every spy agency on Earth -- Sadat's emissary for special affairs -- Egypt girds for war -- Final preparations and an intermezzo in Rome -- Signing at sundown on Saturday -- Dovecote: warning and war -- The rise and fall of Ashraf Marwan -- An angel in the city, a son-in-law exposed -- Fallen angel.
Summary "The first English-language book to tell the sensational story of Ashraf Marwan, a top Egyptian official who spied for the Mossad and almost singlehandedly saved Israel from defeat in the Yom Kippur War. The Angel is a gripping feat of reportage that blows open the Mossad and reveals the shocking truth behind Marwan's mysterious death"-- Provided by publisher.
Subject Marwān, Ashraf, 1944-2007.
Politicians -- Egypt -- Biography.
Spies -- Israel -- Biography.
Spies -- Egypt -- Biography.
Israel. Mosad le-modiʻin ṿe-tafḳidim meyuḥadim.
Israel-Arab War, 1973 -- Military intelligence -- Israel.
Marwān, Ashraf, 1944-2007. (OCoLC)fst01915198
Israel. Mosad le-modiʻin ṿe-tafḳidim meyuḥadim. (OCoLC)fst00662570
Israel-Arab War (1973) (OCoLC)fst00980304
Military intelligence. (OCoLC)fst01021270
Politicians. (OCoLC)fst01069915
Spies. (OCoLC)fst01129772
Egypt. (OCoLC)fst01208755
Israel. (OCoLC)fst01204236
Chronological Term 1973
Genre/Form Biography. (OCoLC)fst01423686
Added Author Hazony, David, translator.
Added Title Malʼakh. English
ISBN 9780062420107 (hardback)
0062420100 (hardback)
9780062420138 (paperback)
0062420135 (paperback)
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