skip to content
Spying in America : espionage from the Revolutionary War to the dawn of the Cold War Preview this item
ClosePreview this item
Checking...

Spying in America : espionage from the Revolutionary War to the dawn of the Cold War

Author: Michael J Sulick
Publisher: Washington, D.C. : Georgetown University Press, 2014.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : First paperback editionView all editions and formats
Database:WorldCat
Summary:

Presents a history of more than thirty espionage cases inside the United States. This title offers an introduction to the early history of espionage in America.

Rating:

(not yet rated) 0 with reviews - Be the first.

Subjects
More like this

 

Find a copy in the library

&AllPage.SpinnerRetrieving; Finding libraries that hold this item...

Details

Genre/Form: Biography
Case studies
History
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Michael J Sulick
ISBN: 9781626160583 1626160589
OCLC Number: 871191142
Description: xiii, 320 pages : illustrations ; 23 cm
Contents: Machine generated contents note: pt. 1 THE REVOLUTIONARY WAR --
1. Espionage and the Revolutionary War --
2. The First Spy: Benjamin Church --
3. The Undetected Spy: Edward Bancroft --
4. The Treasonous Spy: Benedict Arnold --
pt. 2 THE CIVIL WAR --
5. Espionage and the Civil War --
6. Allan Pinkerton and Union Counterintelligence --
7. The Chameleon Spy: Timothy Webster --
8. The Spy in the Union Capital: Rose Greenhow --
9. The Counterspy as Tyrant: Lafayette Baker --
10. The Confederacy's Reverend Spy: Thomas Conrad --
11. Union Espionage --
pt. 3 ESPIONAGE DURING THE WORLD WARS, 1914--45 --
12. Espionage before World War I --
13. Prelude to War: Germany's First Spy Network --
14. US Counterespionage and World War I --
15. Spy Hysteria between the World Wars --
16. German Espionage in World War II --
17. The Spy in US Industry: The Norden Bombsight --
18. The Double Agent: William Sebold --
19. German Intelligence Failures in World War II --
20. The Spy in the State Department: Tyler Kent. Contents note continued: 21. Japanese Espionage in World War II --
pt. 4 THE GOLDEN AGE OF SOVIET ESPIONAGE---THE 1930s AND 1940s --
22. The Origins of Cold War Espionage --
23. America's Counterespionage Weapon: Venona --
24. The Golden Age Exposed: Igor Gouzenko --
25. The "Red Spy Queen": Elizabeth Bentley --
26. Spy versus Spy: Whittaker Chambers and Alger Hiss --
27. The Spy in the Treasury: Harry Dexter White --
28. The Spy in the White House: Lauchlin Currie --
29. The Spy in US Counterespionage: Judith Coplon --
pt. 5 THE ATOMIC BOMB SPIES: PRELUDE TO THE COLD WAR --
30. The Atomic Bomb Spies --
31. The Executed Spies: The Rosenbergs --
32. The Atomic Bomb Spy Who Got Away: Theodore Hall --
33. The Spy from the Cornfields: George Koval.
Responsibility: Michael J. Sulick.

Reviews

Editorial reviews

Publisher Synopsis

Sulick has provided an accessible book that is not only an entertaining read but which also can be a useful reference ... He has successfully illuminated the enduring essence of espionage and made a Read more...

 
User-contributed reviews
Retrieving GoodReads reviews...
Retrieving DOGObooks reviews...

Tags

Be the first.
Confirm this request

You may have already requested this item. Please select Ok if you would like to proceed with this request anyway.

Linked Data


Primary Entity

<http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/871191142> # Spying in America : espionage from the Revolutionary War to the dawn of the Cold War
    a schema:Book, schema:CreativeWork ;
    library:oclcnum "871191142" ;
    library:placeOfPublication <http://id.loc.gov/vocabulary/countries/wau> ;
    schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1021270> ; # Military intelligence
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/1066169500#Topic/espionage_german_history_20th_century> ; # Espionage, German--History--20th century
    schema:about <http://id.loc.gov/authorities/subjects/sh2008103314> ; # Espionage--United States
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/1066169500#Topic/espionage_united_states_history> ; # Espionage--United States--History
    schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1129772> ; # Spies
    schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1110661> ; # Secret service
    schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/915403> ; # Espionage, German
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/1066169500#Topic/spies_united_states_history> ; # Spies--United States--History
    schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1351658> ; # American Civil War (1861-1865)
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/1066169500#Place/united_states> ; # United States
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/1066169500#Topic/spies_communist_countries_history_20th_century> ; # Spies--Communist countries--History--20th century
    schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1240119> ; # Communist countries.
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/1066169500#Event/1861_1999> ; # 1861-1999
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/1066169500#Topic/military_intelligence_united_states_history> ; # Military intelligence--United States--History
    schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/915379> ; # Espionage
    schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1204155> ; # United States.
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/1066169500#Topic/spies_united_states> ; # Spies--United States
    schema:author <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/1066169500#Person/sulick_michael_j> ; # Michael J. Sulick
    schema:bookEdition "First paperback edition." ;
    schema:bookFormat bgn:PrintBook ;
    schema:datePublished "2014" ;
    schema:description "Machine generated contents note: pt. 1 THE REVOLUTIONARY WAR -- 1. Espionage and the Revolutionary War -- 2. The First Spy: Benjamin Church -- 3. The Undetected Spy: Edward Bancroft -- 4. The Treasonous Spy: Benedict Arnold -- pt. 2 THE CIVIL WAR -- 5. Espionage and the Civil War -- 6. Allan Pinkerton and Union Counterintelligence -- 7. The Chameleon Spy: Timothy Webster -- 8. The Spy in the Union Capital: Rose Greenhow -- 9. The Counterspy as Tyrant: Lafayette Baker -- 10. The Confederacy's Reverend Spy: Thomas Conrad -- 11. Union Espionage -- pt. 3 ESPIONAGE DURING THE WORLD WARS, 1914--45 -- 12. Espionage before World War I -- 13. Prelude to War: Germany's First Spy Network -- 14. US Counterespionage and World War I -- 15. Spy Hysteria between the World Wars -- 16. German Espionage in World War II -- 17. The Spy in US Industry: The Norden Bombsight -- 18. The Double Agent: William Sebold -- 19. German Intelligence Failures in World War II -- 20. The Spy in the State Department: Tyler Kent."@en ;
    schema:description "Contents note continued: 21. Japanese Espionage in World War II -- pt. 4 THE GOLDEN AGE OF SOVIET ESPIONAGE---THE 1930s AND 1940s -- 22. The Origins of Cold War Espionage -- 23. America's Counterespionage Weapon: Venona -- 24. The Golden Age Exposed: Igor Gouzenko -- 25. The "Red Spy Queen": Elizabeth Bentley -- 26. Spy versus Spy: Whittaker Chambers and Alger Hiss -- 27. The Spy in the Treasury: Harry Dexter White -- 28. The Spy in the White House: Lauchlin Currie -- 29. The Spy in US Counterespionage: Judith Coplon -- pt. 5 THE ATOMIC BOMB SPIES: PRELUDE TO THE COLD WAR -- 30. The Atomic Bomb Spies -- 31. The Executed Spies: The Rosenbergs -- 32. The Atomic Bomb Spy Who Got Away: Theodore Hall -- 33. The Spy from the Cornfields: George Koval."@en ;
    schema:exampleOfWork <http://worldcat.org/entity/work/id/1066169500> ;
    schema:genre "History"@en ;
    schema:genre "Case studies"@en ;
    schema:genre "Biography"@en ;
    schema:inLanguage "en" ;
    schema:name "Spying in America : espionage from the Revolutionary War to the dawn of the Cold War"@en ;
    schema:productID "871191142" ;
    schema:workExample <http://worldcat.org/isbn/9781626160583> ;
    wdrs:describedby <http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/871191142> ;
    .


Related Entities

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/1066169500#Person/sulick_michael_j> # Michael J. Sulick
    a schema:Person ;
    schema:familyName "Sulick" ;
    schema:givenName "Michael J." ;
    schema:name "Michael J. Sulick" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/1066169500#Topic/espionage_german_history_20th_century> # Espionage, German--History--20th century
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:hasPart <http://id.loc.gov/authorities/subjects/sh85044898> ;
    schema:name "Espionage, German--History--20th century"@en ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/1066169500#Topic/espionage_united_states_history> # Espionage--United States--History
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:hasPart <http://id.loc.gov/authorities/subjects/sh2008103314> ; # Espionage--United States
    schema:name "Espionage--United States--History"@en ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/1066169500#Topic/military_intelligence_united_states_history> # Military intelligence--United States--History
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:hasPart <http://id.loc.gov/authorities/subjects/sh88006556> ;
    schema:name "Military intelligence--United States--History"@en ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/1066169500#Topic/spies_communist_countries_history_20th_century> # Spies--Communist countries--History--20th century
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:hasPart <http://id.loc.gov/authorities/subjects/sh85126634> ;
    schema:name "Spies--Communist countries--History--20th century"@en ;
    .

<http://id.loc.gov/authorities/subjects/sh2008103314> # Espionage--United States
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Espionage--United States"@en ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1021270> # Military intelligence
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Military intelligence"@en ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1110661> # Secret service
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Secret service"@en ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1129772> # Spies
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Spies"@en ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1204155> # United States.
    a schema:Place ;
    schema:name "United States." ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1240119> # Communist countries.
    a schema:Place ;
    schema:name "Communist countries." ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1351658> # American Civil War (1861-1865)
    a bgn:Meeting, schema:Event ;
    schema:name "American Civil War (1861-1865)" ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/915379> # Espionage
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Espionage"@en ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/915403> # Espionage, German
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Espionage, German"@en ;
    .

<http://worldcat.org/isbn/9781626160583>
    a schema:ProductModel ;
    schema:isbn "1626160589" ;
    schema:isbn "9781626160583" ;
    .

<http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/871191142>
    a genont:InformationResource, genont:ContentTypeGenericResource ;
    schema:about <http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/871191142> ; # Spying in America : espionage from the Revolutionary War to the dawn of the Cold War
    schema:dateModified "2016-07-29" ;
    void:inDataset <http://purl.oclc.org/dataset/WorldCat> ;
    .


Content-negotiable representations

Close Window

Please sign in to WorldCat 

Don't have an account? You can easily create a free account.