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Sunday, November 25, 2007
George Washington: Spymaster
Click on the above YouTube video to see an interview with author Alexander Rose, who discusses his book Washington's Spies.
One of the many generally underappreciated facts about George Washington and the founding era is that he (and it) really saw the beginning of America's spy program. Washington was a brilliant spymaster, and his network of agents and informants played a key role in winning the War for Independence.