Title: Operation Mincemeat
Sub-title: How a Dead Man and a Bizarre Plan Fooled the Nazis and Assured Allied Victory
Author: Ben Macintyre
Publisher/Copyright: New York : Harmony Books, c2010
ISBN: 978-0-307-45327-3
Pages: 400

Summary: A fascinating story of a bizarre deception concocted in an effort to win World War II and help ensure an Allied victory. The unique plan, with the code name Operation Mincemeat, was to trick Germany into leading them to believe that the Allies were to invade Europe via Greece or the small island of Sardinia instead of the planned island of Sicily agreed upon by the Allies.