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The Resource Pinkerton's war : the Civil War's greatest spy and the birth of the U.S. Secret Service, Jay Bonansinga

Pinkerton's war : the Civil War's greatest spy and the birth of the U.S. Secret Service, Jay Bonansinga

Label
Pinkerton's war : the Civil War's greatest spy and the birth of the U.S. Secret Service
Title
Pinkerton's war
Title remainder
the Civil War's greatest spy and the birth of the U.S. Secret Service
Statement of responsibility
Jay Bonansinga
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"A thrilling historical account of Allan Pinkerton's pivotal role as spymaster of the Civil War and forefather of the Secret Service"--P. [4] of jacket
Cataloging source
LPU
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Bonansinga, Jay R
Dewey number
  • 973.7/85/092
  • B
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • plates
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • United States
  • Pinkerton, Allan
  • Pinkerton's National Detective Agency
  • Detectives
Label
Pinkerton's war : the Civil War's greatest spy and the birth of the U.S. Secret Service, Jay Bonansinga
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [252]-267) 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
Machine generated contents note: pt. I The Calling -- ch. One Tinderbox -- ch. Two Blood on the Wind -- ch. Three An Extremely Grave and Urgent Matter -- ch. Four Into the Breach -- pt. II The Baltimore Plot -- ch. Five A Strange and Almost Weird Presentiment -- ch. Six The Drawing of the Red -- ch. Seven Counterplot -- ch. Eight Cutting the Wires -- ch. Nine On the Night Train -- ch. Ten Nocturne on a Lonely Platform -- ch. Eleven In the Kiln of Prophecy -- ch. Twelve That Which Is Most Dangerous -- pt. III The Thorn of the Rose -- ch. Thirteen A Nest of Lovely Snakes -- ch. Fourteen Darkening Skies -- ch. Fifteen The Devil Is No Match for a Clever Woman -- pt. IV The Endless Time of Never Coming Back -- ch. Sixteen Sealed in a Fever -- ch. Seventeen The Worm Turning -- ch. Eighteen Desperation County -- ch. Nineteen The Whisper of the Gallows -- ch. Twenty Death Be Not Proud -- ch. Twenty-One Theater of Blood and Regret -- ch. Twenty-Two Under the Providence of God -- ch. Twenty-Three High Lonesome
Control code
1359865
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xvi, 272 pages, [8] pages of plates
Isbn
9780762770724
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
ill
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 1359865
  • (OCoLC)757736355
Label
Pinkerton's war : the Civil War's greatest spy and the birth of the U.S. Secret Service, Jay Bonansinga
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [252]-267) 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
Machine generated contents note: pt. I The Calling -- ch. One Tinderbox -- ch. Two Blood on the Wind -- ch. Three An Extremely Grave and Urgent Matter -- ch. Four Into the Breach -- pt. II The Baltimore Plot -- ch. Five A Strange and Almost Weird Presentiment -- ch. Six The Drawing of the Red -- ch. Seven Counterplot -- ch. Eight Cutting the Wires -- ch. Nine On the Night Train -- ch. Ten Nocturne on a Lonely Platform -- ch. Eleven In the Kiln of Prophecy -- ch. Twelve That Which Is Most Dangerous -- pt. III The Thorn of the Rose -- ch. Thirteen A Nest of Lovely Snakes -- ch. Fourteen Darkening Skies -- ch. Fifteen The Devil Is No Match for a Clever Woman -- pt. IV The Endless Time of Never Coming Back -- ch. Sixteen Sealed in a Fever -- ch. Seventeen The Worm Turning -- ch. Eighteen Desperation County -- ch. Nineteen The Whisper of the Gallows -- ch. Twenty Death Be Not Proud -- ch. Twenty-One Theater of Blood and Regret -- ch. Twenty-Two Under the Providence of God -- ch. Twenty-Three High Lonesome
Control code
1359865
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xvi, 272 pages, [8] pages of plates
Isbn
9780762770724
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
ill
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 1359865
  • (OCoLC)757736355

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