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Author Kilmeade, Brian.

Title George Washington's secret six : the spy ring that saved the American Revolution / Brian Kilmeade and Don Yaeger.

Publication Info. New York, New York : Sentinel, 2013.


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 GDL Central Library Non-Fiction    973.4109 KIL    Available
 GDL Library Connection Non-Fiction    973.4109 KIL    Available
 PAS Central Library Non-Fiction, 1st Floor    973.41 KIL    Available
 PAS Linda Vista Branch Non-Fiction    973.41 KIL    Available
 PAS Santa Catalina Branch Non-Fiction    973.41 KIL    Available
Description xviii, 235 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
text rdacontent
unmediated rdamedia
volume rdacarrier
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Hold New York, win the war -- The need for a spy ring -- Launching the ring -- Crossing the sound -- The ring springs into action -- Townsend joins the fight -- Creating a code -- Mounting tensions and double-dealings -- Washington demands more -- The French connection -- Benedict and Peggy -- Negotiations and treachery -- The deal is done -- Another spy at the gallows -- The ring in peril -- The beginning of the end -- Retaking New York at last -- Life after the ring.
Subject Washington, George, 1732-1799 -- Friends and associates.
Townsend, Robert, 1753-1838.
Spies -- United States -- History -- 18th century.
Spies -- New York (State) -- History -- 18th century.
United States -- History -- Revolution, 1775-1783 -- Secret service.
New York (State) -- History -- Revolution, 1775-1783 -- Secret service.
Added Author Yaeger, Don.
ISBN 9781595231031

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