Our man in Charleston: Britain's secret agent in the Civil War South

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"The little-known story of a British diplomat who serves as a spy in South Carolina at the dawn of the Civil War, posing as a friend to slave-owning aristocrats when he was actually telling Britain not to support the Confederacy"--
Documents the contributions of British consul Robert Bunch in negotiating fragile relations between the Confederate South and Britain while hiding his secret work as a determined abolitionist.
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162231770
9781622317707
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full_title our man in charleston britains secret agent in the civil war south
author dickey christopher
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subject_facet BIOGRAPHY & AUTOBIOGRAPHY / Historical, Bunch, Robert, -- 1820-, Confederate States of America -- Foreign relations -- Great Britain, Diplomatic and consular service, British -- Confederate States of America, Diplomatic and consular service, British -- United States -- History -- 19th century, Diplomats -- Great Britain -- Biography, Espionage -- Great Britain -- History -- 19th century, Great Britain -- Foreign relations -- Confederate States of America, Great Britain -- Foreign relations -- United States, HISTORY / Military / United States, HISTORY / United States / Civil War Period (1850-1877), Spies -- Great Britain -- History -- 19th century, United States -- Foreign relations -- Great Britain
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title Our man in Charleston : Britain's secret agent in the Civil War South
title_display Our man in Charleston : Britain's secret agent in the Civil War South
title_full Our man in Charleston : Britain's secret agent in the Civil War South / Christopher Dickey, Our man in Charleston : Britain's secret agent in the Civil War South [electronic resource] / Christopher Dickey
title_short Our man in Charleston :
title_sort our man in charleston britain's secret agent in the civil war south
title_sub Britain's secret agent in the Civil War South
topic BIOGRAPHY & AUTOBIOGRAPHY / Historical, Bunch, Robert, 1820-, Confederate States of America Foreign relations Great Britain, Diplomatic and consular service, British Confederate States of America, Diplomatic and consular service, British United States History 19th century, Diplomats Great Britain Biography, Espionage Great Britain History 19th century, Great Britain Foreign relations Confederate States of America, Great Britain Foreign relations United States, HISTORY / Military / United States, HISTORY / United States / Civil War Period (1850-1877), Spies Great Britain History 19th century, United States Foreign relations Great Britain
topic_facet Bunch, Robert, Diplomatic and consular service, British, Diplomats, Espionage, Foreign relations, HISTORY / United States / Civil War Period (1850-1877), History, Spies