TITLE

New MI5 Records at the Public Record Office

AUTHOR(S)
Fowler, Simon
PUB. DATE
December 1999
SOURCE
Labour History Review (Maney Publishing);Winter99, Vol. 64 Issue 3, p288
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports on the opening of MI5 records for the Second World War at the Public Record Office in Kew, England in January 1999. These records focus on the capture and trial of German spies in Great Britain during the War. Several sections deal with the surveillance of the Communist Party and other left groups. It also includes a few paragraphs about the Trotskyist movement in Great Britain, particularly the Revolutionary Communist Party.
ACCESSION #
4012502

 

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