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Stevens, Peter F.

Works: 7 works in 25 publications in 2 languages and 2,453 library holdings
Genres: History  Biography  Miscellanea 
Roles: Contributor
Classifications: HV8144.S43, 363.2830973
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Publications about Peter F Stevens
Publications by Peter F Stevens
Most widely held works by Peter F Stevens
The Secret Service : the hidden history of an enigmatic agency by Philip H Melanson( Book )
8 editions published between 2002 and 2004 in English and held by 971 libraries worldwide
Pulling the veil off a highly visible yet tight-lipped federal agency, acclaimed scholar Melanson has created a definitive history of the Secret Service. Through rigorous research and interviews, Melanson presents the agencyUs hidden history and examines its role in the headlines. photos
The Mayflower murderer and other forgotten firsts in American history by Peter F Stevens( Book )
3 editions published in 1993 in English and held by 707 libraries worldwide
Includes twenty-five stories about firsts in American history with characters ranging from senators and inventors to forgers and poets
Rebels in blue : the story of Keith and Malinda Blalock by Peter F Stevens( Book )
4 editions published between 1999 and 2000 in English and held by 412 libraries worldwide
Keith and Malinda Blalock take up the side that means the most to them in the Civil War ... their own! This stunning biography covers the lives of the daring couple, who had Unionist views yet helped Confederate causes when it meant that the Blue Ridge communities would be better served. Malinda dressed as Keith's brother for a short time, and both "men" served in a Confederate regiment, before returning to the mountains to become vital scouts and brutal enforcers in the North Carolina campaigns
The rogue's march : John Riley and the St. Patrick's Battalion, 1846-48 by Peter F Stevens( Book )
4 editions published between 1998 and 2004 in English and held by 267 libraries worldwide
The rogue's march : John Riley & the St. Patrick's Battalion by Peter F Stevens( Book )
3 editions published between 1999 and 2005 in English and held by 61 libraries worldwide
During the Mexican War, many junior U.S. Army officers such as Robert E. Lee, Ulysses S. Grant, Thomas Jackson, George B. McClellan, and Jefferson Davis were split not only on the issues of slavery and the war's morality, but also on a third volatile element: the organized prejudice against Irish Catholic and German immigrants known as Nativism. Nowhere did this anti-Catholic, anti-foreigner movement rage more harshly than in the U.S. Army, where Irish immigrants alone filled nearly half the ranks. When a tall, charismatic Galwayman named John Riley decided he had suffered enough indignities, he crossed over to the Mexican lines. Others followed. Led by Riley and fighting under a green banner emblazoned with the Celtic harp, the predominantly Irish St
Notorious & notable New Englanders by Peter F Stevens( Book )
1 edition published in 1997 in English and held by 28 libraries worldwide
Le Secret service : l'histoire cachée d'une agence secrète by Philip H Melanson( Book )
2 editions published in 2004 in French and held by 7 libraries worldwide
Retrace l'histoire du service le plus secret des Etats-Unis : né pendant la Guerre de Sécession, il était destiné à lutter contre la fausse monnaie. Il a en 1961 la charge de la garde rapprochée des présidents. Cet ouvrage donne aussi un éclairage nouveau sur l'histoire politique des cinquante dernières années, en s'appuyant sur des interviews et des documents jusque-là classés secret défense
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French (2)
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