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Gender and the SOE
Behind enemy lines: Gender, passing and the Special Operations Executive in the Second World War
by Juliette Pattinson, published by Manchester University Press, (2011), 9780719085093
The women of the SOE
The Heroines of SOE: F Section, Britain’s Secret Women in France
by Squadron Leader Beryl E Escott, published by The History Press, (2012), 9780752487298
‘The White Mouse’ who roared
Nancy Wake: The Inspiring Story of One of the War’s Greatest Heroines
by Peter Fitzsimons, published by Harper Collins Entertainment, (2002), 9780007144013
The first female wireless operator sent to France
Spy Princess, the Life of Noor Inayat Khan
by Shrabani Basu, published by The History Press, (2008), 9780750950565
The British Family - Gender roles in the 1950’s
published by BBC, (2010)
Text © Paula Bartley, 2021.