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The first conspiracy : the secret plot to kill George Washington / Brad Meltzer and Josh Mensch.

Meltzer, Brad, author. (Author). Mensch, Josh, author. (Added Author). Brick, Scott, narrator. (Added Author).
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  • 2 of 3 copies available at LARL/NWRL Consortium.
  • 1 of 2 copies available at Lake Agassiz Regional Library. (Show preferred library)

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0 current holds with 3 total copies.

Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Fertile Public Library CD TALKING BOOK 973.4109 MEL (Text) 33500013005459 Main Available -
Moorhead Public Library CD TALKING BOOK 973.4109 MEL (Text) 33500013005467 Main Checked out 05/10/2019
Hallock Public Library BOOK-ON-CD 973.4109 MEL (Text) 35500005612955 Main Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 9781427299185
  • ISBN: 1427299188
  • Physical Description: 9 audio discs (11 hr.) : CD audio, digital ; 4 3/4 in.
  • Edition: Unabridged.
  • Publisher: New York, NY : Macmillan Audio, [2019]

Content descriptions

General Note: Title from container.
"Includes bonus interview with the authors"--Container.
Compact discs.
Participant or Performer Note: Read by Scott Brick.
Summary, etc.: Presents the previously untold story of a pre-Revolutionary War assassination attempt against George Washington by some of his own bodyguards, exploring how the plot catalyzed the creations of the CIA and FBI.
Author Notes

BRAD MELTZER is the #1 New York Times bestselling author of The Escape Artist, The Inner Circle, and many other bestselling thrillers, as well as the "Ordinary People Change the World" series. He is also the host of the History Channel TV shows Brad Meltzer’s Decoded and Brad Meltzer’s Lost History, which he used to help find the missing 9/11 flag that the firefighters raised at Ground Zero.

JOSH MENSCH is a writer and documentary television producer with a focus on American history and culture. He has produced, written, and directed series for National Geographic, PBS, A&E, Discovery, and many other networks. He met Brad Meltzer while working as a showrunner on Brad Meltzer’s Lost History for The History Channel. Josh is a graduate of Princeton and lives in Brooklyn with his wife and son.

Subject: Washington, George, 1732-1799 > Assassination attempt, 1776.
United States. Continental Army. Commander-in-Chief's Guard.
Attempted assassination > United States.
Treason > United States.
United States > History > Revolution, 1775-1783 > Secret service.
United States > History > Revolution, 1775-1783 > Military intelligence.
HISTORY / United States / General.
HISTORY / United States / Revolutionary Period (1775-1800).
BIOGRAPHY & AUTOBIOGRAPHY / Presidents & Heads of State.
POLITICAL SCIENCE / Intelligence & Espionage.
Genre: Audiobooks.

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