EYEWITNESS GUIDE:67 SPY 1st Edition - Cased (Eyewitness Guides)

3.94 avg rating
( 69 ratings by Goodreads )
 
9780751360769: EYEWITNESS GUIDE:67 SPY 1st Edition - Cased (Eyewitness Guides)
View all copies of this ISBN edition:
 
 

This Eyewitness Guide looks at the world of espionage, from the early spy masters to electronic surveillance. The comprehensive text is accompanied by photographs, drawings and diagrams.

"synopsis" may belong to another edition of this title.

From the Inside Flap:

Photographed in full color. Go under cover to investigate the intriguing world of espionage. From spies of Genghis Khan to the real inspiration behind James Bond to the history and operations of secret service offices around the world, this volume reveals all the fascinating tools, disguises, and tricks of the trade.  

From School Library Journal:

Grade 5-8. In the format typical of this series, busy two-page chapters describe and illustrate the history, purpose, methods, and tools of spying from biblical times to the present. Military, industrial, and surveillance spying are also discussed. Fictional spies are featured in the last chapter. An attempt is made to explain how the Enigma cipher machine operated during World War II, but it is not satisfactory. In a section about cracking the Purple code, a caption states that Pearl Harbor was attacked at night, when it was actually 7:55 a.m. The full-color photos and reproductions add a great deal to the text. This book is by no means a necessary purchase, but readers will enjoy browsing through the world of stealth and espionage.?Eldon Younce, Harper Elementary School, KS
Copyright 1997 Reed Business Information, Inc.

"About this title" may belong to another edition of this title.

Other Popular Editions of the Same Title

9780756650346: Spy (DK Eyewitness Books)

Featured Edition

ISBN 10:  0756650348 ISBN 13:  9780756650346
Publisher: DK Children, 2009
Hardcover

9780789486448: SPY (DK Eyewitness Books)

Dorlin..., 2000
Softcover

9780789458520: Eyewitness: Spy

DK Chi..., 2000
Hardcover

9780679981220: Spy (Eyewitness)

Knopf ..., 1996
Hardcover

9780679881223: Spy (Eyewitness Books(Trade))

Knopf ..., 1996
Hardcover

Top Search Results from the AbeBooks Marketplace

1.

Richard Platt
Published by Dorling Kindersley Publishers Ltd (1996)
ISBN 10: 0751360767 ISBN 13: 9780751360769
New Hardcover Quantity Available: 1
Seller:
Irish Booksellers
(Portland, ME, U.S.A.)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Dorling Kindersley Publishers Ltd, 1996. Condition: New. book. Seller Inventory # M0751360767

More information about this seller | Contact this seller

Buy New
US$ 50.76
Convert currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: US$ 3.27
Within U.S.A.
Destination, rates & speeds