The Resource Espionage in the ancient world : an annotated bibliography of books and articles in Western languages, R.M. Sheldon ; foreword by Thomas Durrell-Young

Espionage in the ancient world : an annotated bibliography of books and articles in Western languages, R.M. Sheldon ; foreword by Thomas Durrell-Young

Label
Espionage in the ancient world : an annotated bibliography of books and articles in Western languages
Title
Espionage in the ancient world
Title remainder
an annotated bibliography of books and articles in Western languages
Statement of responsibility
R.M. Sheldon ; foreword by Thomas Durrell-Young
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
""Splendid...excellent indexes...a wealth of information...recommended""--Booklist; ""well researched, organized and indexed...an excellent work...highly recommended""--Choice; ""very valuable""--The NYMAS Review; ""delightful...impressive...highly informative""--Reference & User Services Quarterly; ""essential""--CIA Website; ""very valuable""--www.strategypage.com; ""immensely useful""--Military History; ""comprehensive...worthwhile""--Cryptologia. Here, for the first time, is a comprehensive guide to the literature of ancient intelligence. The entries present books and periodical article
Action
digitized
Cataloging source
OCLCE
Dewey number
016.32712/09/01
Index
index present
LC call number
  • Z6724.I7
  • [JF1525.I6]
LC item number
S54 2003
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Label
Espionage in the ancient world : an annotated bibliography of books and articles in Western languages, R.M. Sheldon ; foreword by Thomas Durrell-Young
Publication
Antecedent source
file reproduced from original
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
http://library.link/vocab/branchCode
  • net
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
black and white
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Cover; Acknowledgments; Contents; Foreword ; Preface ; Introduction ; Glossary ; Espionage-General; Road Building, Communications, Tradecraft; The Ancient Near East ; Mesopotamia and Palestine ; Egypt; Assyria and Babylonia ; Persia; Greece ; General; The Skytale ; Tachygraphy ; The Spartan Krypteia ; Alexander the Great and the Hellenistic Age; The Roman Republic General ; General; Tironian Notes ; The Roman Empire ; General; Signalling; The Byzantine Empire ; General; Greek Fire ; Medieval World ; General; Dubthach Cipher & the Bamberg Cryptogram; Oghams ; Bacon Cipher; Runes
  • The Voynich Manuscript The Islamic World ; General; Yezidis ; Russia, China, India, Africa ; Russia; China and Southeast Asia ; India; Africa; An Unsolved Cryptogram: The Sator Rebus ; Index
Control code
ocn606937236
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xi, 232 pages)
File format
one file format
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781476610993
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
http://library.link/vocab/recordID
.b36282480
Reproduction note
Electronic reproduction.
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (OCoLC)606937236
  • ebsco1476610991
System details
Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002.

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