Category Archives: American Revolution

George Washington’s Secret Six

Title:                      George Washington’s Secret Six Author:                 Brian Kilmeade Kilmeade, Brian (2013) and Don Yaeger. George Washington’s Secret Six: The Spy Ring That Saved The American Revolution. New York: Sentinel LCCN:    2013032285 E279 .K55 2013 Subjects Washington, George, 1732-1799–Friends and … Continue reading

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The Fox And The Hound

Title:                      The Fox And The Hound Author:                 Donald E. Markle Markle, Donald E. (2014). The Fox And The Hound: The Birth of American Spying. New York: Hippocrene Books LCCN:    2013042364 E279 .M28 2014 Subjects Washington, George, 1732-1799–Career in espionage. … Continue reading

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Beaumarchais

Title:                      Beaumarchais Author:                  Frédéric Grendel Grendel, Frédéric (1977). Beaumarchais: The Man Who Was Figaro. London: MacDonald and Jane’s LCCN:    77373029 PQ1956.G7 E5 1977 Subjects Beaumarchais, Pierre Augustin Caron de, 1732-1799. Dramatists, French–18th century–Biography. Notes Translation with revisions of Beaumarchais. … Continue reading

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Kidnapping the Enemy

Title:                      Kidnapping the Enemy Author:                Christian M. McBurney McBurney, Christian M. (2014). Kidnapping the Enemy: The Special Operations to Capture Generals Charles Lee and Richard Prescott. Yardley, PA: Westholme LCCN:    2014497282 E281 .M44 2014 Subjects Lee, Charles, 1731-1782–Kidnapping, 1776. … Continue reading

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History of the U.S. Secret Service

Title:                      History of the U.S. Secret Service Author:                   La Fayette C. Baker Baker, La Fayette C. (1867,1973). History of the U.S. Secret Service. New York: AMS Press LCCN:    70156006 E608 .B16 1973 Subjects United States–History–Civil War, 1861-1865–Secret service. … Continue reading

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Spies of the Revolution

Title:                  Spies of the Revolution Author:                 Katherine Bakeless Bakeless, Katherine (1962) and John Bakeless. Spies of the Revolution. Philadelphia, Lippincott LCCN:    62009339 E279 .B28 Subjects United States–History–Revolution, 1775-1783–Secret service–Juvenile literature. Date Updated:  March 26, 2015 This review is based … Continue reading

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Tories

Title:                  Tories Author:                 Thomas B. Allen Allen,Thomas B.(2010). Tories: Fighting for the King in America’s First Civil War. New York: Harper LCCN:    2011453092 E277 .A823 2010 Subjects American loyalists. American Loyalists. United States–History–Revolution, 1775-1783. United States–Politics and government–1775-1783. United … Continue reading

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