‘Code Name SEKRETÁŘ’: Amílcar Cabral, Czechoslovakia and the Role of Human Intelligence during the Cold War

  title={‘Code Name SEKRET{\'A}Ř’: Am{\'i}lcar Cabral, Czechoslovakia and the Role of Human Intelligence during the Cold War},
  author={Natalia Telepneva},
  journal={The International History Review},
  pages={1257 - 1273}
  • Natalia Telepneva
  • Published 1 November 2020
  • Political Science
  • The International History Review
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