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Deschamps-Adams, Hélène.

Hélène Deschamps-Adams, code name Anick, died on 16 September 2006 at a Manhattan hospital. She was 85. Deschamps-Adams was "a daring World War II spy and French Resistance fighter who saved American fliers from capture and Jews from execution by the Nazis and played a role in secret preparations for Allied invasions of France." Richard Pyle, "French spy, Resistance Heroine Dies in New York Hospital at 85," Associated Press, 19 Sep. 2006.

1. "An OSS Agent Behind Enemy Lines in France." Prologue, Fall 1992, 256-74. []

2. Spyglass: An Autobiography. New York: Holt, 1995.

Surveillant 4.2: This is the story of the author's "years in the French Resistance, and her later work in OSS."


de Sherbinin, Alex. "World Population Growth and U.S. National Security." Environmental Change and Security Report 1 (Spring 1995): 24-39.

"The relatively new field of environmental security has given prominence to demographic trends as one of a number of factors that can lead to violent conflict and migration and refugee flows."


Deshere, Edward F. "Hypnosis in Interrogation." Studies in Intelligence 4, no. 1 (Winter 1960): 51-64,

"A psychotherapist discusses the theory and practice of using hypnosis as a tool in interrogation situations."


De Silva, Peer. Sub Rosa: The CIA and the Uses of Intelligence. New York: New York Times Books, 1978.

Clark comment: This is De Silva's memoir of his intelligence career from 1945 to 1973. He was the CIA Chief of Station in Vietnam 1964-1965, where he was injured by a terrorist bomb. For Constantinides, much of what De Silva recounts about the Vietnam War "does not enlighten us about the intelligence effort and operations that provided the basis of his ... opinions." Pforzheimer finds that De Silva's presentation "suffers from the author's garrulous details of his personal life"; however, the book "brings out the flavor of an intelligence career."

[CIA/Memoirs; Vietnam/Gen][c]

Desmaretz, Gerard. Grand Livre de l'Espionnage -- Guide Pratique du Renseignement Clandestin. [Big Book of Espionage -- Practical Guide to Secret Intelligence.] Paris: Editions Chiron, 1999.

According to Intelligence, 8 Nov. 1999, "[t]his is a good basic book on espionage." Coverage includes "all aspects of spy 'tradecraft'" and "[t]he text is clean and non-technical."


Dessants, Betty Abrahamsen. "Ambivalent Allies: OSS' USSR Division, the State Department, and the Bureaucracy of Intelligence Analysis, 1941-1945." Intelligence and National Security 11, no. 4 (Oct. 1996): 722-753.

"Despite interdepartmental battles over personnel and access to information, the USSR Division [of OSS' Research and Analysis Branch (R&A)] and the State Department reached a productive, working relationship born of mutual need" during the wartime years. Nevertheless, "the State Department rejected the idea that the Research and Analysis Branch would be incorporated" in State's analysis and policymaking process. In so doing, "State had clearly lost the opportunity to take the lead in intelligence activities."


Destremau, Christian. Ce que savaient les Alliés [What the Allies Knew]. Paris: Perrin, 2007.


Destremau, Christian. Opération Garbo: le dernier secret du jour J. Paris: Le Grand livre du mois, 2004. Paris: Perrin, 2004. [pb]

Paraphrased from the publisher's French: The story of Garbo (Juan Pujol) "is told accurately and completely" by the author, working from the declassified files in the British Public Record Office. Garbo allegedly ran "a network of more than twenty agents in England," all of whom were invented. The fictitious agents "played a vital role in Fortitude," the Allied deception plan for D-Day.


De Toledano, Ralph. The Greatest Plot in History. New York: Duell, Sloan & Pearce, 1963. New Rochelle, NY: Arlington House, 1977.

De Toledano, Ralph. J. Edgar Hoover: The Man in His Time. New Rochelle, NY: Arlington House, 1973.

De Toledano, Ralph. "The Noel Field Story." American Mercury 80 (Apr. 1955): 5-8.

De Toledano, Ralph. Spies, Dupes, and Diplomats. New Rochelle, NY: Arlington House, 1967.

De Toledano, Ralph, and Victor Lasky. The Seeds of Treason: The True Story of the Hiss-Chambers Tragedy. New York: Funk & Wagnalls, 1950. Rev. ed. Chicago: Regnery, 1962.


Dettmer, Jamie.

1. "Stasi Code Names in the U.S." Insight 15, no. 38 (24 Sep. 1999).

"Insight has unearthed the code names of Americans run by just one Stasi branch, the Leipzig-based Department XV. That department alone oversaw the spying of nine American moles in the mid- to late-1980s.... FBI sources say they have under active investigation a number of former East German and Russian spies. The Stasi files secured during the Insight/BBC investigation suggest there could be as many as 70. The FBI didn't discount this number."

2. "Stasi Recruits." Insight 15, no. 38 (24 Sep. 1999).

"A 15-month probe by Insight and the BBC uncovers a secret stash of East German intelligence documents detailing the recruitment of U.S. and U.K. agents....

"[F]or Communist spymasters,... [student exchange] programs had one use only: They served as a rich source for recruiting American and British students as long-term penetration agents who could be groomed to work their way into government jobs in their own countries -- or into other influential spots in journalism, business, higher education (including scientific and technical studies) or the military....

"Longtime HVA [Hauptverwaltung Aufklarung] head [Marcus] Wolf has acknowledged in an interview with Insight/BBC that his organization made strenuous efforts to recruit ... foreign students and academics and that Americans especially were important."

[CI/StasiMaterials; UK/SpyCases/99/Fever]

Detzer, David. The Brink: The Cuban Missile Crisis, 1962. New York: Crowell, 1979.


Detzer, David. Thunder of the Captains: The Short Summer in 1950. New York: Crowell, 1977. [Petersen]


Deudney, Daniel.

1. "The Case Against Linking Environmental Degradation and National Security." Millennium 19 (1990): 461-476.

2. "Environment and Security: Muddled Thinking." Bulletin of the Atomic Scientists, Apr. 1991, 23-28.

3. and Richard Matthew, eds. Contested Grounds: Security and Conflict in the New Environmental Politics. New York: SUNY Press, 1995.


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