Kathy Peiss: Information Hunters: When Librarians, Soldiers, and Spies Banded Together in World War II Europe.”

This book is available at Chester Library for reading before the author’s presentation.
The untold story of book collecting missions for intelligence gathering during World War II
Highlights the role of scholars, librarians, and archivists in finding and preserving books for national security, military planning, and postwar reconstruction\

Written by the acclaimed author of American cultural history, who has an intriguing connection to the wartime collecting missions

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