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George Washington's secret six: The Spy Ring That Saved the American Revolution

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9780698137653
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display_description*Now with a new afterword containing never-before-seen research on the identity of the spy ring's most secret member, Agent 355
"This is my kind of history book. Get ready. Here's the action." —BRAD MELTZER, bestselling author of The Fifth Assassin and host of Decoded
When George Washington beat a hasty retreat from New York City in August 1776, many thought the American Revolution might soon be over. Instead, Washington rallied—thanks in large part to a little-known, top-secret group called the Culper Spy Ring. He realized that he couldn't defeat the British with military might, so he recruited a sophisticated and deeply secretive intelligence network to infiltrate New York.
Drawing on extensive research, Brian Kilmeade and Don Yaeger have offered fascinating portraits of these spies: a reserved Quaker merchant, a tavern keeper, a brash young longshoreman, a curmudgeonly Long Island bachelor, a coffeehouse owner, and a mysterious woman. Long unrecognized, the secret six are finally receiving their due among the pantheon of American heroes.
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subject_facetNew York (State) -- History -- Revolution, 1775-1783 -- Secret service
Spies -- New York (State) -- History -- 18th century
Spies -- United States -- History -- 18th century
Townsend, Robert, -- 1753-1838
United States -- History -- Revolution, 1775-1783 -- Secret service
Washington, George, -- 1732-1799 -- Friends and associates
title_displayGeorge Washington's secret six : the spy ring that saved the American Revolution
title_fullGeorge Washington's Secret Six The Spy Ring That Saved the American Revolution
George Washington's secret six : the spy ring that saved the American Revolution / Brian Kilmeade and Don Yaeger
title_shortGeorge Washington's secret six
title_subThe Spy Ring That Saved the American Revolution
topic_facetFriends and associates
History
Military
Nonfiction
Secret service
Spies
Townsend, Robert
Washington, George