Her Majesty's Spymaster
Elizabeth I, Sir Francis Walsingham, and the Birth of Modern Espionage
ISBN10: 0452287472 ISBN13: 9780452287471 Publisher: Penguin Group USA Published: Jul 25 2006 Pages: 235 Weight: 0.50lbs. Height: 8.00" Width: 5.25" Depth: 0.50" Language: English
A dramatic narrative of the career of Queen Elizabeth I's intelligence operative documents how he helped the monarch outmaneuver Catholic Spain and France by pioneering techniques that served to expose double agents, spread disinformation, and decipher codes. By the author of Battle of Wits. Reprint. 30,000 first printing.