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Allen, Thomas B.

Overview
Works: 54 works in 166 publications in 2 languages and 16,264 library holdings
Genres: History  Biography  Juvenile works  Encyclopedias  Personal narratives  Chronology  Case studies 
Roles: Author of screenplay, Editor
Classifications: E312.66, B
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Thomas B Allen
War in the Gulf by Thomas B Allen ( Book )
13 editions published in 1991 in English and Undetermined and held by 2,066 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A chronicle of the Gulf War with color photographs, maps, illustrations, and graphics
George Washington, spymaster : how America outspied the British and won the Revolutionary War by Thomas B Allen ( Book )
7 editions published between 2003 and 2008 in English and held by 1,597 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A biography of Revolutionary War general and first President of the United States, George Washington, focusing on his use of spies to gather intelligence that helped the colonies win the war
Code-name downfall : the secret plan to invade Japan and why Truman dropped the bomb by Thomas B Allen ( Book )
6 editions published in 1995 in English and held by 1,528 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The secret plan to invade Japan and why Truman dropped the bomb
Remember Pearl Harbor : American and Japanese survivors tell their stories by Thomas B Allen ( Book )
4 editions published in 2001 in English and held by 1,523 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Gives accounts by American and Japanese survivors of The Pearl Harbor attack on December 7, 1941
Rickover by Norman Polmar ( Book )
7 editions published between 1981 and 1982 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,310 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Examines the life, career, controversies, accomplishments, and blunders of the man in charge of the Navy's nuclear power program for over 30 years
Harriet Tubman, secret agent : how daring slaves and free Blacks spied for the Union during the Civil War by Thomas B Allen ( Book )
4 editions published between 2006 and 2009 in English and held by 1,150 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
As he did in his highly acclaimed George Washington, Spymaster, author Thomas B. Allen digs back through historical records to present a famous historical figure in a new light. Readers discover that Harriet Tubman--well-known to them as an ex-slave who led hundreds of her people to freedom along the Underground Railroad--was also a spy for the Union Army. More specifically she worked behind Confederate lines in South Carolina getting information about troop movement and Rebel fortifications from slaves that she was leading to freedom on the Underground Railroad
Spy book : the encyclopedia of espionage by Norman Polmar ( Book )
15 editions published between 1996 and 2004 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,083 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
...from the earliest use of the word "spy" to the latest revelations of the Aldrich Ames case and the post-Cold War reorganization of Russian intelligence apparatus, Spy Book provides the most comprehensive single volume ever published, covering intelligence, espionage, and cryptography. More than 2,000 entries on people, agencies, operations, tradecraft, and tools uncover the secrets of this underground world. The entries include 27 starred (*) "master entries" that cover major spy rings, articles about major countries outlining national intelligence services and activities, and all categories of tradecraft. For example, the entry *Cambridge Spy Ring is cross referenced with entries on the five members of the ring, their principal Soviet handler, and the principal British mole hunter. There are also over 60 illustrations, many published for the first time
Possessed : the true story of an exorcism by Thomas B Allen ( Book )
3 editions published between 1993 and 2000 in English and held by 898 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Examines the exorcism of a Mt. Rainier boy in 1949 that prompted Peter Blatty to write The Exorcist
Rickover father of the nuclear Navy by Thomas B Allen ( )
6 editions published between 2004 and 2007 in English and held by 893 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
World War II : America at war, 1941-1945 by Norman Polmar ( Book )
5 editions published in 1991 in English and held by 885 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Over 2,400 encyclopedic entries on battles, weapons, intelligence operations, people, politics, places, and culture
Merchants of treason : America's secrets for sale by Thomas B Allen ( Book )
8 editions published between 1988 and 1989 in English and held by 843 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Discusses how and why the United States is losing the war of counterespionage
George Washington, spymaster how the Americans outspied the British and won the Revolutionary War by Thomas B Allen ( )
11 editions published between 2004 and 2012 in English and held by 788 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A biography of Revolutionary War general and first President of the United States, George Washington, focusing on his use of spies to gather intelligence that helped the colonies win the war
Declassified : 50 top-secret documents that changed history by Thomas B Allen ( Book )
5 editions published between 2008 and 2014 in English and held by 594 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"Ranging in history from an assassination attempt on Queen Elizabeth I to the creation of the Nazi Final Solution and to the Presidential Daily Brief from August 2001 that warned that Osama Bin Laden was planning an attack on the U.S., the documents in Declassified offer an intriguing glimpse into the world of espionage and covert operations over hundreds of years."--Jacket
World War II : the encyclopedia of the war years, 1941-1945 by Norman Polmar ( Book )
5 editions published between 1996 and 2012 in English and held by 474 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"More than 2,400 entries covering the people, places, politics, battles, weapons, and events -- on the battlefront and on the homefront -- that shaped the course of the War."
Codename downfall : the secret plan to invade Japan by Thomas B Allen ( Book )
10 editions published between 1995 and 1996 in English and Undetermined and held by 135 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The encyclopedia of espionage by Norman Polmar ( Book )
6 editions published between 1997 and 1998 in English and held by 130 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
This book, in A to Z format, presents more than 2000 entries on people, agencies, tools, and operations of spies and their secret world
Possessed by Thomas B Allen ( Book )
4 editions published between 1993 and 1994 in English and held by 103 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Rickover : controversy and genius, a biography by Norman Polmar ( Book )
2 editions published in 1984 in English and held by 57 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Possessed the true story of an exorcism by Thomas B Allen ( Recording )
3 editions published in 1993 in English and held by 41 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Traces the true story of the events surrounding the exorcisms of a Mt. Rainier boy that took place in the 1940s in Maryland, Washington, D.C., and St. Louis. This is the case later used by William Blatty as the basis of his book The exorcist
In the grip of evil ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1997 in English and held by 31 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Framed within the most famous and widely documented exorcism in history (the 1949 case of a thirteen-year-old boy, on which William Peter Blatty based his novel The Exorcist) this mysterious and controversial subject is explored. Features interviews with eyewitnesses, professionals in the fields of psychology, medicine and religion, and reenactments of the 1949 events
 
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Alternative Names
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