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The Resource Sally Townsend, George Washington's teenage spy, Paul R. Misencik

Sally Townsend, George Washington's teenage spy, Paul R. Misencik

Label
Sally Townsend, George Washington's teenage spy
Title
Sally Townsend, George Washington's teenage spy
Statement of responsibility
Paul R. Misencik
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"Sally Townsend of Oyster Bay was a very attractive young lady--petite, vivacious, intelligent and remarkably beautiful. The sister of a principle member of the "Culper Ring." Sally assisted her brother in gathering intelligence while she coyly flirted with the enemy. This book tells the story of Sally Townsend, and her secret service during the Revolutionary War"--
Assigning source
Provided by publisher
Biography type
individual biography
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1940-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Misencik, Paul R.
Dewey number
  • 327.12092
  • B
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
E280.T73
LC item number
M57 2015
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Townsend, Sally
  • New York (State)
  • United States
  • United States
  • Women spies
  • Spies
  • Townsend, Sally
  • American Revolution (1775-1783)
  • Spies
  • Women spies
  • New York (State)
  • United States
Label
Sally Townsend, George Washington's teenage spy, Paul R. Misencik
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references 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
The Townsends of Oyster Bay -- The coming war -- The war begins -- The capture of Long Island and New York -- The British come to Oyster Bay -- Living with the enemy -- The times that try men's souls -- The Jøgers come to Oyster Bay -- Spring and summer of 1777 -- Oppressive occupiers -- Simcoe and the Queen's Rangers -- The beginning of the Culper Ring -- The destruction of the apple orchard -- Etched windows and a valentine -- Major John Andre visits Oyster Bay -- Simcoe: dashing but ruthless -- Simcoe is captured by the Americans -- The winter of 1779/1780 -- A hint of treason -- The message is sent to Tallmadge -- The capture of Andre -- Cries for vengeance -- A sad farewell -- Thoughts regarding Agent 355
Control code
1622936
Dimensions
23 cm
Extent
viii, 228 pages
Isbn
9780786499878
Isbn Type
(softcover : alk. paper)
Lccn
2015040401
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 1622936
  • (Sirsi) 1622936
  • (OCoLC)910334343
Label
Sally Townsend, George Washington's teenage spy, Paul R. Misencik
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references 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
The Townsends of Oyster Bay -- The coming war -- The war begins -- The capture of Long Island and New York -- The British come to Oyster Bay -- Living with the enemy -- The times that try men's souls -- The Jøgers come to Oyster Bay -- Spring and summer of 1777 -- Oppressive occupiers -- Simcoe and the Queen's Rangers -- The beginning of the Culper Ring -- The destruction of the apple orchard -- Etched windows and a valentine -- Major John Andre visits Oyster Bay -- Simcoe: dashing but ruthless -- Simcoe is captured by the Americans -- The winter of 1779/1780 -- A hint of treason -- The message is sent to Tallmadge -- The capture of Andre -- Cries for vengeance -- A sad farewell -- Thoughts regarding Agent 355
Control code
1622936
Dimensions
23 cm
Extent
viii, 228 pages
Isbn
9780786499878
Isbn Type
(softcover : alk. paper)
Lccn
2015040401
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 1622936
  • (Sirsi) 1622936
  • (OCoLC)910334343

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