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William Wickham, master spy : the secret war against the French Revolution

Author: Michael Durey
Publisher: London : Pickering & Chatto, 2009.
Series: Enlightenment world, no. 14.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : Secondary (senior high) school : EnglishView all editions and formats
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A biography of William Wickham (1761-1840), Britain's master spy on the Continent for more than five years during the French Revolutionary wars. It follows Wickham's career to narrate the rise and fall of his secret service community.
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
Biography
History
Additional Physical Format: Print version:
Durey, Michael.
William Wickham, master spy.
London : Pickering & Chatto, 2009
(OCoLC)294935719
Named Person: William Wickham; William Wickham; William (Diplomat) Wickham
Material Type: Document, Secondary (senior high) school, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Michael Durey
ISBN: 9781851966967 185196696X
OCLC Number: 667089535
Description: 1 online resource (x, 265 pages).
Contents: Acknowledgements --
Introduction --
1. Entering the maze --
2. Defending the constitution, 1792-4 --
3. 'Save France, Monsieur, and immortalize England' --
4. 'Exaggerated dimensions and an unnatural appearance' --
5. The green great game, January 1798-June 1799 --
6. 'Going full gallop, with our swords drawn' --
7. 'When great men fall out' --
8. Out in the cold, 1804-40 --
Notes --
Works cited --
Index.
Series Title: Enlightenment world, no. 14.
Responsibility: by Michael Durey.

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