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The Resource Eyewitness Spy, written by Richard Platt ; photographed by Geoff Dann and Steve Gorton

Eyewitness Spy, written by Richard Platt ; photographed by Geoff Dann and Steve Gorton

Label
Eyewitness Spy
Title
Eyewitness Spy
Statement of responsibility
written by Richard Platt ; photographed by Geoff Dann and Steve Gorton
Title variation
Spy
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
"This book presents information about men and women spies throughout history as well as about the tools and equipment they used in espionage and intelligence service. You can also be an eyewitness to some of the world's most shadowy characters, and get the inside scoop on the ingenious gadgets that real-life spies have used to gather and send information without getting caught." --Publisher's description
Member of
Cataloging source
IUK
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Platt, Richard
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
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  • Dann, Geoff
  • Gorton, Steve
Series statement
DK eyewitness books
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  • Espionage
  • Intelligence service
Target audience
juvenile
Label
Eyewitness Spy, written by Richard Platt ; photographed by Geoff Dann and Steve Gorton
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Includes index
  • 1st American ed. pub. in 1995
Accompanying material
1 clip art CD-ROM (4 3/4 in.) + 1 wall chart.
Color
multicolored
Contents
What is a spy? -- Types of spy -- Secret tool kit -- Seeing the invisible -- Bugs and taps -- Listening in -- Dropping in -- Animal spies -- Secret messages -- Codes and ciphers -- Intercepts and code-breaking -- Concealment -- Spies at war -- Cover story -- Agents, moles and defectors -- Secret weapons -- Cold War -- Spymasters -- Secret services -- Surveillance at work -- Industrial espionage -- Counterintelligence -- Spy-catching -- Spying without spies -- Spying today -- Spying and you -- Famous spies -- Spies in fiction -- Rogues' gallery -- Timeline of modern spying -- Find out more -- Glossary -- Index
Control code
ocn326860896
Dimensions
29 cm. +
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. or 12 cm.
Edition
Rev. ed
Extent
72 p.
Isbn
9780756650353
Other physical details
col. ill.
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
optical disk
System control number
  • (OCoLC)326860896
  • a864695-1001
Label
Eyewitness Spy, written by Richard Platt ; photographed by Geoff Dann and Steve Gorton
Publication
Note
  • Includes index
  • 1st American ed. pub. in 1995
Accompanying material
1 clip art CD-ROM (4 3/4 in.) + 1 wall chart.
Color
multicolored
Contents
What is a spy? -- Types of spy -- Secret tool kit -- Seeing the invisible -- Bugs and taps -- Listening in -- Dropping in -- Animal spies -- Secret messages -- Codes and ciphers -- Intercepts and code-breaking -- Concealment -- Spies at war -- Cover story -- Agents, moles and defectors -- Secret weapons -- Cold War -- Spymasters -- Secret services -- Surveillance at work -- Industrial espionage -- Counterintelligence -- Spy-catching -- Spying without spies -- Spying today -- Spying and you -- Famous spies -- Spies in fiction -- Rogues' gallery -- Timeline of modern spying -- Find out more -- Glossary -- Index
Control code
ocn326860896
Dimensions
29 cm. +
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. or 12 cm.
Edition
Rev. ed
Extent
72 p.
Isbn
9780756650353
Other physical details
col. ill.
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
optical disk
System control number
  • (OCoLC)326860896
  • a864695-1001

Library Locations

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      Caestecker Public Library 518 Hill St, Green Lake, WI, 54941, US
      43.8451645 -88.9585917
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