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eBook Ò The Bletchley Girls Hardcover È Tessa Dunlop È ✅ The Bletchley Girls PDF / Epub ⚣ Author Tessa Dunlop – Danpashley.co.uk 'Livelyin giving us the daily details of their lives in the women's own voices Dunlop does them and us a fine service' New Statesman'Dunlop is engaging in her personal E middle of the night hunched over meaningless pieces of paper tending mind blowing machines sitting listening for hours on end theirs was invariably confusing monotonous and meticulous work about which they could not breathe a wordBy meeting and talking to these fascinating female secret keepers who are still alive today Tessa Dunlop captures their extraordinary journeys into an adult world of war secrecy love and loss Through the voices of the women themselves this is a portrait of life at Bletchley Park beyond the celebrated code breakers it's the story of the girls behind Britain's ability to consistently out smart the enemy and an insight into the women they have beco I bought this book for my mother because I know she's interested in Bletchley Park and the work t

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Voices; Tessa met and talked to 15 veterans often visiting them several times Firm friendships were made as their epic journey unfolded on paperThe scale of female involvement in Britain during the Second World War wasn't matched in any other country From 8 million working women just over 7000 were hand picked to work at Bletchley Park and its outstations There had always been girls at the Park but soon they outnumbered the men three to oneA refugee from Belgium a Scottish debutante a Jewish 14 year old and a factory worker from Northamptonshire the Bletchley Girls confound stereotypes But they all have one common bond the war and their highly confidential part in it In th Tessa Dunlop published this work uickly partly to time in with the 70th anniversary of the end of

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The Bletchley Girls'Livelyin giving us the daily details of their lives in the women's own voices Dunlop does them and us a fine service' New Statesman'Dunlop is engaging in her personal approach Her obvious feminine empathy with the venerable ladies she spoke to gives her book an immediacy and intimacy' Daily Mail'An in depth picture of life in Britain's wartime intelligence centreThe result is fascinating and is made all thetouching by the developing friendships between Dunlop and her interviewees' Financial Times The Bletchley Girls weaves together the lives of fifteen women who were all selected to work in Britain's most secret organisation Bletchley Park It is their story told in their The idea of focussing on the lives and wider experiences of the Bletchley women is brilliant and