Lincoln's Spymaster

Thomas Haines Dudley and the Liverpool Network
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Product Number: DD4445
Released: Sep 01, 2007
Business Term: Purchase
ISBN: #9781470896454
Narrator/s: William Hughes
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The Civil War conjures images of blood-soaked battlefields in the United States, but few are aware of the equally important diplomatic and intelligence contest that raged between the North and South in Europe. While the Confederacy sought Great Britain as a strategic ally, the Union utilized diplomacy and espionage to avert both the construction of a Confederate navy and the threat of war with England. At the forefront of the international fray was Thomas Haines Dudley, the American consul in Liverpool and "the father of modern American intelligence." As the Confederates determined to utilize British shipyards, Dudley established a network of agents throughout England to report on enemy activities and, ultimately, to negate foreign intervention in the American Civil War.

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Genre: History

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Narrator(s): William Hughes
Genre: History
Product Number Z100095618
Released: Jun 21, 2015
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ISBN: #9781481551083

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