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To Walk in the Dark: Military Intelligence in the English Civil War, 1642-1646 Hardcover – 1 Aug 2011

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Product details

  • Hardcover: 224 pages
  • Publisher: The History Press; 1st Edition edition (1 Aug. 2011)
  • Language: English
  • ISBN-10: 0752460234
  • ISBN-13: 978-0752460239
  • Product Dimensions: 14.5 x 2.3 x 23.4 cm
  • Average Customer Review: 5.0 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (3 customer reviews)
  • Amazon Bestsellers Rank: 118,815 in Books (See Top 100 in Books)

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About the Author

John Ellis joined the Royal Navy in 1965, specialising in communications and intelligence, going on to hold a number of intelligence-related appointments including two sea commands and MoD. He left the RN as a Captain and worked for the police and the Home Office before retirement. He has just completed a PhD at Southampton University on intelligence during the English Civil War. He lives in Hampshire.


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A very well researched logical and readable explanation of the importance of intelligence to the outcome of the Civil War
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A superb, well written book of great erudition. A good read and a fascinating subject. This book is most highly reccommended to both the scho;lar but also for general consumption.
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Absolutely brilliant reappraisal of Civil War intelligence activities. I cannot reccomend it highly enough. A great source for my book.
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