Pawns and Powerbrokers: OSS and the Yugoslav Resistance During the Second World War
Date of Award
Doctor of Philosophy (PhD)
With the signing of Executive Order 9182 on June 13, 1942, President Franklin Delano Roosevelt created the Office of Strategic Services and thus launched America into the murky waters of international espionage. Born out of necessities of war, OSS was the brainchild of Colonel, later Brigadier
Ford, Thomas Kirkwood, "Pawns and Powerbrokers: OSS and the Yugoslav Resistance During the Second World War" (1980). Dissertation Archive. 2782.