My Adventures as a Spy / Edition 1

My Adventures as a Spy / Edition 1

by Robert Baden-Powell
     
 

This charming volume for younger readers, written during World War I by a British military hero, relates the basics of espionage — including disguise, passing messages, creating diversions, and other maneuvers.See more details below

Overview

This charming volume for younger readers, written during World War I by a British military hero, relates the basics of espionage — including disguise, passing messages, creating diversions, and other maneuvers.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780963205483
Publisher:
Stevens Publishing
Publication date:
09/28/1993
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
128
Product dimensions:
8.25(w) x 11.00(h) x 0.27(d)

Table of Contents

Contents
 
The Different Degrees of Spies
Strategical Agents
Tactical Agents
Residential Spies
Officer Agents
Commercial Spying
Germany's Invasion Plans
Field Spies
Catching a Spy
Conveying Information
Secret Signals and Warnings
Spies in War Time
The Pluck of a Spy
Traitorous Spies
The German Spy Organisation
The Value of Being Stupid
Concealing a Fort ina Moth's Head
Butterfly Hunting in Dalmatia
How Spies Disguise Themselves
The Sport of Spying
The Value of Hide-and-Seek
Spying on Mountain Troops
Posing as an Artist
Fooling a German Sentry
A Spy is Suspicious
Hoodwinking a Turkish Sentry
Tea and a Turk
Sore Feet
Austrian Officers
An Interesting Task
Encounter With the Police
Success With the Balloon
How to Enter a Fort
How We Got the Secret Light
How the Big River was Swum
Caught at Last
The Escape
Conclusion 
 

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