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. Veteran journalist Douglas Waller, who has written ground-breaking intelligence his...
|Title||:||Lincoln's Spies: Their Secret War to Save a Nation|
|Author||:||Douglas C. Waller|
Lincoln's Spies: Their Secret War to Save a Nation Reviews
One of my favorite time periods in American history is the Civil War. I have read and love reading books on the Civil War, from the generals to the battles. This was a very interesting and intriguing book. Not much is mentioned about spies during the Civil War and this was an excellent book about the spy rings set up by Abraham Lincoln and other Union generals and how they went behind enemy lines on dangerous espionage counter missions on Confederate troop movements.