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Author Platt, Richard.

Title Spy / written by Richard Platt ; photographed by Geoff Dann and Steve Gorton.

Imprint New York : DK Pub., 2009, ©2000.

Copies

Location Call No. Status
 GDL Central Library Children's Non-fiction    j 327.12 PLA    Available
 PAS Allendale Branch Juvenile, Non-Fiction    J 327.12 PLA 2009    Available
 PAS Central Library Juvenile, Non-Fiction    J 327.12 PLA 2009    Available
 PAS Hastings Branch Juvenile, Non-Fiction    J 327.12 PLA 2009    Available
 PAS Hill Avenue Branch Juvenile, Non-Fiction    J 327.12 PLA 2009    DUE 02-29-20
 PAS La Pintoresca Branch Juvenile, Non-Fiction    J 327.12 PLA 2009    Available
 PAS Lamanda Park Branch Juvenile, Non-Fiction    J 327.12 PLA 2009    Available
 PAS Lamanda Park Branch Juvenile, Non-Fiction    J 327.12 PLA 2009    Available
 PAS Linda Vista Branch Juvenile, Non-Fiction    J 327.12 PLA 2009    Available
 PAS San Rafael Branch Juvenile, Non-Fiction    J 327.12 PLA 2009    Available

1 copy being processed for PAS Central Library Juvenile, On Order.
Edition Rev. ed.
Description 72 pages : color illustrations ; 29 cm + 1 clip art CD-ROM (4 3/4 in.) + 1 wall chart.
text txt rdacontent
unmediated n rdamedia
volume nc rdacarrier
Physical Medium 4 3/4 in.
polychrome. rdacc http://rdaregistry.info/termList/RDAColourContent/1003
Description text file rdaft http://rdaregistry.info/termList/fileType/1002
Series DK eyewitness books
DK eyewitness books.
Note Includes index.
1st American ed. pub. in 1995.
Contents What is a spy? -- Types of spy -- Secret tool kit -- Seeing the invisible -- Bugs and taps -- Listening in -- Dropping in -- Animal spies -- Secret messages -- Codes and ciphers -- Intercepts and code-breaking -- Concealment -- Spies at war -- Cover story -- Agents, moles and defectors -- Secret weapons -- Cold War -- Spymasters -- Secret services -- Surveillance at work -- Industrial espionage -- Counterintelligence -- Spy-catching -- Spying without spies -- Spying today -- Spying and you -- Famous spies -- Spies in fiction -- Rogues' gallery -- Timeline of modern spying -- Find out more -- Glossary -- Index.
Summary "This book presents information about men and women spies throughout history as well as about the tools and equipment they used in espionage and intelligence service. You can also be an eyewitness to some of the world's most shadowy characters, and get the inside scoop on the ingenious gadgets that real-life spies have used to gather and send information without getting caught."--Publisher's description.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (page 67), filmography (p. 66) , and index.
Study Program Accelerated Reader AR MG 7.7 1.0 17247.
Reading Counts RC 6-8 7.9 6 Quiz: 26156 Guided reading level: NR.
Subject Espionage -- History -- Juvenile literature.
Intelligence service -- History -- Juvenile literature.
Espionage -- History.
Spies.
Genre/Form Literature.
Added Author Dann, Geoff.
Gorton, Steve.
Added Title Eyewitness spy
ISBN 9780756650346
0756650348
9780756650353
0756650356

 
    
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