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The Resource Our man in Charleston : Britain's secret agent in the Civil War South, Christopher Dickey

Our man in Charleston : Britain's secret agent in the Civil War South, Christopher Dickey

Label
Our man in Charleston : Britain's secret agent in the Civil War South
Title
Our man in Charleston
Title remainder
Britain's secret agent in the Civil War South
Statement of responsibility
Christopher Dickey
Title variation
Our man in Charleston
Title variation remainder
Britains secret agent in the Civil War South
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"The little-known story of a British diplomat who serves as a spy in South Carolina at the dawn of the Civil War, posing as a friend to slave-owning aristocrats when he was actually telling Britain not to support the Confederacy"--
Summary
Documents the contributions of American-born Englishman Robert Bunch to negotiating fragile relations between the Confederate South and Britain while hiding his secret work as a determined abolitionist
Writing style
Assigning source
Provided by publisher
Biography type
individual biography
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10433168
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Dickey, Christopher
Dewey number
  • 973.7/86092
  • B
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Bunch, Robert
  • Diplomats
  • Spies
  • Espionage
  • Diplomatic and consular service, British
  • Diplomatic and consular service, British
  • United States
  • Great Britain
  • Confederate States of America
  • Great Britain
  • HISTORY / United States / Civil War Period (1850-1877)
  • BIOGRAPHY & AUTOBIOGRAPHY / Historical
  • HISTORY / Military / United States
Target audience
adult
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/titleRemainder
Britain's secret agent in the Civil War South
Label
Our man in Charleston : Britain's secret agent in the Civil War South, Christopher Dickey
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
Control code
ocn909538415
Dimensions
25 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
388 pages, 8 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9780307887276
Isbn Type
(hardcover)
Lccn
2015016637
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations, map
System control number
(OCoLC)909538415
Label
Our man in Charleston : Britain's secret agent in the Civil War South, Christopher Dickey
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
Control code
ocn909538415
Dimensions
25 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
388 pages, 8 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9780307887276
Isbn Type
(hardcover)
Lccn
2015016637
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations, map
System control number
(OCoLC)909538415

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