3 edition of British spy ring mystery found in the catalog.
British spy ring mystery
|Statement||by Andy Adams.|
|Series||A Biff Brewster mystery adventure ;, 11|
|LC Classifications||PZ7.A196 Bt|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||175 p. :|
|Number of Pages||175|
|LC Control Number||64002161|
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British Spy Ring Mystery Hardcover – January 1, by Andy Adams (Author) Book 11 of 11 in the Biff Brewster Mystery Adventures SeriesAuthor: Andy Adams. The crucial role of the Long Island spy ring in winning America’s freedom has inspired books and even a popular TV series.
True to history, all the era’s characters get a new breath of life in this incredible diary: reluctant spy Abraham Woodhull, brainy Anna Strong, guerrilla fighter Caleb Brewster and officious spymaster Colonel Benjamin Tallmadge/5(6). It has been a banner year for spy thrillers and espionage novels, with new books from some of the masters of the genre.
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Biff Brewster is the central character in a series of 13 adventure and mystery novels for adolescent boys written by Andy Adams. The series was published by Grosset & Dunlap between and Most titles were published in hardcover with full color dustjackets, but, like other Grosset & Dunlap juvenile series of the era, production costs were cut by dispensing with the dust jackets and featuring Author: Andy Adams.
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Agent was a female agent in George Washington’s famous Culper Spy ring. Absolutely nothing concrete is known about her other than when British leaders were in New York, information funneled to Washington fast and furious. When.
Biff Brewster #11 British Spy Ring Mystery hc Andy Adams. A BIFF BREWSTER. Join Biff Brewster in another thrilling, world-wide adventure story. By ANDY ADAMS.
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By Jennet Conant. Duration: 11 h 39 min. Roald Dahl (–) was a British author and scriptwriter, and "the most popular writer of children's books since Enid Blyton", according to Philip Howard, the literary editor of The Times.
He was raised by his Norwegian mother, who took him on annual trips to Norway, where she told him the stories of trolls and witches present in the dark Scandinavian tions↙: The Culper Spy Ring was an American spy network operating during the War of American Independence that provided George Washington with information on British troop movements.
In NovemberGeorge Washington appointed Major Benjamin Tallmadge as director of military intelligence, charged with creating a spy ring in New York City, the site of. The Portland Spy Ring was a Soviet spy ring that operated in England from the late s untilwhen the core of the network was arrested by the British security services.
It is one of the most famous examples of the use of illegal residents—spies who operate in a foreign country without the cover of their embassy.
Its members included Harry Houghton, Ethel Gee, Gordon Lonsdale, and. In when British agents closed in on other members of the Cambridge spy ring, Cairncross was interrogated after documents in his handwriting were discovered in a suspect's apartment.
Espionage and the Culper Ring. For viewers of television’s new Revolutionary War espionage series TURN, the adventures of Anna Strong, Abraham Woodhull, Caleb Brewster and Benjamin Tallmadge are intriguing and entertaining.
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The spy ring grew to include Robert Townsend (alias: Culper Jr.), who posed as a loyalist newspaper columnist and hung out in cafes, hobnobbing with vain British.
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She has learned to keep her ears open so she can pass information on British movements to Robbie Townsend, her childhood friend, and his spy ring. If she's caught, if she's hung for espionage well, she won't be.
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