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The Resource The watchers : a secret history of the reign of Elizabeth I, Stephen Alford

The watchers : a secret history of the reign of Elizabeth I, Stephen Alford

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The watchers : a secret history of the reign of Elizabeth I
Title
The watchers
Title remainder
a secret history of the reign of Elizabeth I
Statement of responsibility
Stephen Alford
Title variation
Secret history of the reign of Elizabeth I
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
A gripping account of the unflagging battle by spies, code breakers, ambassadors and confidence-men who sought to protect Elizabeth I from the most powerful rulers of Europe who conspired to destroy her, their plans most fully realized by the Spanish Armada
Summary
Presents a history of the sixteenth-century monarch's secret service and its ruthless war against England's enemies, evaluating the contributions of Sir Francis Walsingham while profiling the dark intelligence practices of the period
Pace
Tone
Writing style
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10153800
Cataloging source
BTCTA
Dewey number
942.05/5
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
DA356
LC item number
A44 2012
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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Target audience
adult
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/titleRemainder
a secret history of the reign of Elizabeth I
Label
The watchers : a secret history of the reign of Elizabeth I, Stephen Alford
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 333-377) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Pt. 1. Spying out the land -- pt. 2. Enemies of the State -- pt. 3. Politics and money
Control code
ocm772106559
Dimensions
25 cm
Edition
First U.S. edition.
Extent
xvii, 397 pages
Isbn
9781608190096
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations (some color)
System control number
  • (OCoLC)772106559
  • (Sirsi) a1155028
Label
The watchers : a secret history of the reign of Elizabeth I, Stephen Alford
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 333-377) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Pt. 1. Spying out the land -- pt. 2. Enemies of the State -- pt. 3. Politics and money
Control code
ocm772106559
Dimensions
25 cm
Edition
First U.S. edition.
Extent
xvii, 397 pages
Isbn
9781608190096
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations (some color)
System control number
  • (OCoLC)772106559
  • (Sirsi) a1155028

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