As part of the infamous Double Cross operation, Jewish double agent Renato Levi proved to be one of the Allies’ most devastating weapons. ln 1941, with the help of Ml6, Levi built an extensive spy ring in North Africa and the Middle East. But, remarkably, it was entirely fictitious. A network of imagined informants peddling false information to Levi’s unwitting German handlers.
Acknowledgements Glossary Dramatis Personae Introduction Chapter 1 Renato’s Tale Chapter 2 SIME Chapter 3 Rommel’s Intelligence Chapter 4 The CHEESE Network Chapter 5 Operation HATRY Chapter 6 1943 Chapter 7 1944 Chapter 8 Plan JACOBITE Chapter 9 MAX and MORITZ Chapter 10 Finale Appendix 1 Cipher devised for CHEESE Appendix 2 Allied Order-of-Battle Inventions Chronology Bibliography Index