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The Resource The watchers : a secret history of the reign of Elizabeth I, Stephen Alford

The watchers : a secret history of the reign of Elizabeth I, Stephen Alford

Label
The watchers : a secret history of the reign of Elizabeth I
Title
The watchers
Title remainder
a secret history of the reign of Elizabeth I
Statement of responsibility
Stephen Alford
Title variation
Secret history of the reign of Elizabeth I
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
A gripping account of the unflagging battle by spies, code breakers, ambassadors and confidence-men who sought to protect Elizabeth I from the most powerful rulers of Europe who conspired to destroy her, their plans most fully realized by the Spanish Armada
Cataloging source
BTCTA
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1970-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Alford, Stephen
Dewey number
942.05/5
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • plates
Index
index present
LC call number
DA356
LC item number
.A44 2012
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Elizabeth
  • Elizabeth
  • Espionage, British
  • Conspiracies
  • Great Britain
  • Great Britain
  • Great Britain
  • Great Britain
Label
The watchers : a secret history of the reign of Elizabeth I, Stephen Alford
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 333-377) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
A secret history -- Spying out the land. Ten days in November ; The lion's mouth ; English Roman lives ; 'Judas his parts' ; Paris and London ; Hunting Edmund Campion ; Out of the shadows -- Enemies of the state. 'Sundry wicked plots and means' ; The secret lives of William Parry ; 'The enemy sleeps not' ; 'A very unadvised enterprise' ; Dangerous fruits ; Alias Cornelys ; Sleights of hand ; Framing the labyrinth -- Politics and money. An axe and an armada ; 'Good and painful long services' ; Platforms and passports ; The fall and rise of Thomas Phelippes ; Politics and prognostications ; Ends and beginnings
Dimensions
25 cm.
Edition
1st U.S. ed.
Extent
xvii, 397 p., [8] p. of plates
Isbn
9781608190096
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
ill. (some col.)
System control number
  • ocn772106559
  • (OCoLC)772106559
Label
The watchers : a secret history of the reign of Elizabeth I, Stephen Alford
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 333-377) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
A secret history -- Spying out the land. Ten days in November ; The lion's mouth ; English Roman lives ; 'Judas his parts' ; Paris and London ; Hunting Edmund Campion ; Out of the shadows -- Enemies of the state. 'Sundry wicked plots and means' ; The secret lives of William Parry ; 'The enemy sleeps not' ; 'A very unadvised enterprise' ; Dangerous fruits ; Alias Cornelys ; Sleights of hand ; Framing the labyrinth -- Politics and money. An axe and an armada ; 'Good and painful long services' ; Platforms and passports ; The fall and rise of Thomas Phelippes ; Politics and prognostications ; Ends and beginnings
Dimensions
25 cm.
Edition
1st U.S. ed.
Extent
xvii, 397 p., [8] p. of plates
Isbn
9781608190096
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
ill. (some col.)
System control number
  • ocn772106559
  • (OCoLC)772106559

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