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Pistols! Treason! Murder!

Jonathan Walker

Pistols! Treason! Murder!

the rise and fall of a master spy

by Jonathan Walker

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Published by Melbourne University Press in Carlton, Vic .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Vano, Gerolamo,
  • Spies -- Italy -- Venice -- Biography,
  • Venice (Italy) -- History -- 1508-1797

  • Edition Notes

    Bibliography: p. 217-226.

    StatementJonathan Walker ; illustrations created by Dan Hallet.
    GenreBiography.
    ContributionsHallet, Dan.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsUB271.I92 W35 2007
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxii., 271. :
    Number of Pages271
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL17902597M
    ISBN 100522852556
    ISBN 109780522852554
    LC Control Number2007386320

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