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Lincoln's Spies: Their Secret War to Save a Nation

William G. McGowan Theater
Washington, DC

Thursday, August 8, 2019 - 12:00 p.m. to 1:00 p.m.

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Veteran journalist Douglas Waller turns his sights on the shadow war of four secret agents for the North. A major addition to the history of the Civil War, Lincoln’s Spies is a riveting account of the secret battles waged by Union agents to save a nation. Filled with espionage, sabotage, and intrigue, it is also a striking portrait of a shrewd President who valued what his operatives uncovered.

A book signing follows the program.




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