The Resource Her Majesty's spymaster : Elizabeth I, Sir Francis Walsingham, and the birth of modern espionage, Stephen Budiansky

Her Majesty's spymaster : Elizabeth I, Sir Francis Walsingham, and the birth of modern espionage, Stephen Budiansky

Label
Her Majesty's spymaster : Elizabeth I, Sir Francis Walsingham, and the birth of modern espionage
Title
Her Majesty's spymaster
Title remainder
Elizabeth I, Sir Francis Walsingham, and the birth of modern espionage
Statement of responsibility
Stephen Budiansky
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
A narrative of the career of Queen Elizabeth I's intelligence operative documents how he helped the monarch to outmaneuver Spain and France by pioneering techniques to expose double agents, spread disinformation, and decipher codes
Biography type
contains biographical information
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Budiansky, Stephen
Dewey number
327.12420092
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • plates
Index
no index present
LC call number
DA358.W2
LC item number
B83 2005
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Walsingham, Francis
  • Espionage, British
  • Great Britain
  • Elizabeth
  • Great Britain
  • Cabinet officers
  • Great Britain
  • France
  • Walsingham, Francis (Politiker)
  • Spionage
Label
Her Majesty's spymaster : Elizabeth I, Sir Francis Walsingham, and the birth of modern espionage, Stephen Budiansky
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Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [231]-235)
Contents
1572: Murder in Paris. An ill-fitting shoe -- Less peril as enemies -- 1532-72: Making of a spymaster. A particular kind of gentleman -- The Queen's perilous course -- A most unwelcome guest -- 1573-83: Mr. Secretary. Intelligencers and scoundrels -- Adversaries and moles -- 1583-87: The bosom serpent. The Throckmorton Plot -- Letters in cipher -- The final act -- 1584-90: War at last. Old friends and enemies -- A traitor in Paris -- Forearmed
Extent
1 online resource (xvii, 235 pages, [8] pages of plates
Form of item
online
Other physical details
illustrations)
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)934803562
Label
Her Majesty's spymaster : Elizabeth I, Sir Francis Walsingham, and the birth of modern espionage, Stephen Budiansky
Link
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [231]-235)
Contents
1572: Murder in Paris. An ill-fitting shoe -- Less peril as enemies -- 1532-72: Making of a spymaster. A particular kind of gentleman -- The Queen's perilous course -- A most unwelcome guest -- 1573-83: Mr. Secretary. Intelligencers and scoundrels -- Adversaries and moles -- 1583-87: The bosom serpent. The Throckmorton Plot -- Letters in cipher -- The final act -- 1584-90: War at last. Old friends and enemies -- A traitor in Paris -- Forearmed
Extent
1 online resource (xvii, 235 pages, [8] pages of plates
Form of item
online
Other physical details
illustrations)
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)934803562

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