Anna strong: a spy during the american revolution (read along)
    (2020)

    Nonfiction

    eVideo

    Provider: hoopla

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PUBLISHED
[United States] : Dreamscape Media, LLC, 2020
Made available through hoopla
DESCRIPTION
1 online resource (1 video file (approximately 29 min.)) : sd., col
ISBN/ISSN
MWT12895971, 12895971
LANGUAGE
English
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Directed by Andy T. Jones

Heather Lind

Anna Smith Strong (1790-1812) was a fearless woman who acted as a spy for George Washington during the Revolutionary War. Recruited by Washington's spymaster Major Benjamin Tallmadge, she joined the Culper Ring, a group of American spies. General Washington placed a huge amount of trust in his spies, and Anna helped pass him important messages at great risk to herself and her family. One of her cleverer devices was to hang laundry on the line in a planned fashion so that other spies could read the "message." Had she been discovered by the British, she would have faced jail or execution. Thrilling and dramatic, Anna Strong tells the story of how one brave woman helped change the course of American history

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Mode of access: World Wide Web

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