Francis Walsingham and the secret war that saved England (Book, 2006) []
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Francis Walsingham and the secret war that saved England

Francis Walsingham and the secret war that saved England

Author: Robert Hutchinson
Publisher: [Place of publication not identified] : Weidenfeld & Nicolson, 2006.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English
Francis Walsingham was the first 'spymaster' in the modern sense. His methods anticipated those of MI5 and MI6 and even those of the KGB. His rise and fall is a Tudor epic, vividly narrated by a historian with unique access to the surviving documentary evidence.

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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Robert Hutchinson
ISBN: 0297846132 9780297846130
OCLC Number: 851980476
Language Note: English.
Description: 399 pages ; 250 x 160 mm
Responsibility: Robert Hutchinson.


The real life story of a super spy. 


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An accessible, authoritative account of Francis Walsingham's life and work. Written with a sense of the dramatic... The author is very good at evoking the atmosphere of suspicion and paranoia during Read more...

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