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Washington"s spies

Alexander Rose

Washington"s spies

the story of America"s first spy ring

by Alexander Rose

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Published by Bantam Books in New York, N.Y .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references (p. [345]-361) and index.

StatementAlexander Rose
Classifications
LC ClassificationsE279 .R67 2007
The Physical Object
Pagination369 p. :
Number of Pages369
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL24385287M
ISBN 109780553383294
LC Control Number2010281176
OCLC/WorldCa148628378


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Download the accompanying reference guide. © Alexander Rose (P) Audible, Inc. George Washington’s Secret Six is a gripping and informative read.” —CONGRESSMAN PETE KING, chairman of the Counterterrorism and Intelligence Subcommittee, House of Representatives Committee on Homeland Security “It would have been an honor to have served with Robert Townsend and the rest of the Culper spies in any of the deep-cover/5().

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