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The Resource Elizabethan Espionage : Plotters and Spies in the Struggle Between Catholicism and the Crown, Patrick H. Martin

Elizabethan Espionage : Plotters and Spies in the Struggle Between Catholicism and the Crown, Patrick H. Martin

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Elizabethan Espionage : Plotters and Spies in the Struggle Between Catholicism and the Crown
Title
Elizabethan Espionage
Title remainder
Plotters and Spies in the Struggle Between Catholicism and the Crown
Statement of responsibility
Patrick H. Martin
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Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"In the wake of the 1588 destruction of the Spanish Armada, English Catholics launched an ingenious counterespionage effort to undermine the Tudor government's anti-Catholic machinations. Queen Elizabeth long maintained spies and provocateurs among English Catholic exiles. Walsingham, her principal secretary, used treachery to foster plots against the queen to justify harsh measures against Catholics"--
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Martin, Patrick H.,
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illustrations
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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  • Espionage, British
  • Diplomatic relations
  • Espionage, British
  • Politics and government
  • Spies
  • Spies
  • Great Britain
  • Great Britain
  • Spionage
  • Great Britain
  • Great Britain
  • England
Label
Elizabethan Espionage : Plotters and Spies in the Struggle Between Catholicism and the Crown, Patrick H. Martin
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 344-352) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The Persons-Campion Jesuit mission of 1580-1581 -- Tainted in blood -- A wolf by the ears -- The MP from Morpeth: gentleman pensioner and assassin -- Persecution of Catholic gentry -- Aboard the ambassador's boat -- Mary Stewart and the theatre of the world -- The Spanish Armada and English Catholics -- The Essex, Phelippes and Bacon intelligence initiative -- In Spanish lands: the Bisley-Moody Plot -- The Parliament of 1593: Sterrell and Marlowe -- Who can protect the queen? A rivalry over assassins -- The General Factor and Arbella Stewart -- Co-opting the Privy Council -- Trustworthy men at the Fountainhead in the Council -- The network at work: tricks of strong imagination -- Charles Paget, meet Monsieur Boulant -- Treaty negotiations and Burgundian jewels -- Essex's dismal tumult -- The war between the priests -- Scenes of a dying queen -- Transitions and treasons, 1603 -- From intelligence to entertainment -- Measure for measure: a sermon to a king -- Cecil's interrogations: Phelippes's lies and Sterrell's equivocations -- A stir in Wales; the Whitsun commotion, 1605 -- The Gunpowder Treason -- Conclusion: the state of the English Counter-Reformation after Gunpowder
Control code
933438467
Dimensions
26 cm
Extent
x, 358 pages
Isbn
9781476662558
Lccn
2016012585
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)933438467
Label
Elizabethan Espionage : Plotters and Spies in the Struggle Between Catholicism and the Crown, Patrick H. Martin
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 344-352) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The Persons-Campion Jesuit mission of 1580-1581 -- Tainted in blood -- A wolf by the ears -- The MP from Morpeth: gentleman pensioner and assassin -- Persecution of Catholic gentry -- Aboard the ambassador's boat -- Mary Stewart and the theatre of the world -- The Spanish Armada and English Catholics -- The Essex, Phelippes and Bacon intelligence initiative -- In Spanish lands: the Bisley-Moody Plot -- The Parliament of 1593: Sterrell and Marlowe -- Who can protect the queen? A rivalry over assassins -- The General Factor and Arbella Stewart -- Co-opting the Privy Council -- Trustworthy men at the Fountainhead in the Council -- The network at work: tricks of strong imagination -- Charles Paget, meet Monsieur Boulant -- Treaty negotiations and Burgundian jewels -- Essex's dismal tumult -- The war between the priests -- Scenes of a dying queen -- Transitions and treasons, 1603 -- From intelligence to entertainment -- Measure for measure: a sermon to a king -- Cecil's interrogations: Phelippes's lies and Sterrell's equivocations -- A stir in Wales; the Whitsun commotion, 1605 -- The Gunpowder Treason -- Conclusion: the state of the English Counter-Reformation after Gunpowder
Control code
933438467
Dimensions
26 cm
Extent
x, 358 pages
Isbn
9781476662558
Lccn
2016012585
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)933438467

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