Culper Ring 1966

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Culper Ring 1966 - the the 'A Peculiar S.ervice," by Corey Corey...
the the 'A Peculiar S.ervice," by Corey Corey Ford -- When New York fell to the British in the fall of 1776, a silent war began that was waged relentlessly in the captive garrison city during the seven years of enemy occupation. occupation. The weapons were phials, ciphers and smuggled messages; messages; the battlegrounds were coffeehouses, taverns iind mili- . a r y headquarters. General Washington's Manhattan agency, mown as the Culper Ring, included included a schoolteacher, a farmer, farmer, a tavernkeeper, and an ex- whaler -- men who were ama- eurs in the art of spying but who kept General Washington supplied with a steady flow of military intelligence and who succeeded in outwitting British counterintelligence to the end of the Revolution. This book is the story of the Culper Ring. "Edinburgh in -the Age of Sir to the iept palace this woman showoff of Lionel ng if ives adversary ure t

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  1. Idaho State Journal,
  2. 04 Mar 1966, Fri,
  3. Page 20

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