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

Meltzer, Brad, (author.). Mensch, Josh, (author.). Brick, Scott, (narrator.). Macmillan Audio (Firm) (Added Author). Playaway Digital Audio. (Added Author). Findaway World, LLC. (Added Author).

Available copies

  • 1 of 2 copies available at NC Cardinal.
  • 1 of 1 copy available at Haywood County Library System. (Show)

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0 current holds with 2 total copies.

Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Haywood County Main Library DAB 973 Meltzer (Text) 33115007668720 Adult New Audiobook Available -
Madison-Mayodan Public Library playaway rotation red 973.4 (Text) 31554010285426 Adult Audiobook Checked out 05/15/2019

Record details

  • ISBN: 9781250238214
  • ISBN: 1250238218
  • Physical Description: 1 audio media player (approximately 11 hr.) : digital, HD audio ; 3 3/8 x 2 1/8 in.
  • Edition: Unabridged ; Playaway.
  • Publisher: Solon, Ohio : Findaway World, LLC, [2018]

Content descriptions

General Note:
Includes bonus interview with the authors.
One set of earphones and one AAA battery required for listening.
Participant or Performer Note:
Read by Scott Brick.
Summary, etc.:
"In 1776, an elite group of soldiers were handpicked to serve as George Washington's bodyguards. Washington trusted and relied on them, but unbeknownst to him, some of the guards were part of a treasonous plan. In the early months of the Revolutionary War, these traitorous soldiers, along with the Governor of New York and Mayor of New York City, launched a deadly scheme against the most important member of the military: George Washington himself. This is the story of the secret plot against George Washington and how it was revealed. It is a story of leaders, liars, counterfeiters, and jailhouse confessors. The First Conspiracy not only reveals George Washington's character and leadership in the face of seemingly insurmountable odds against British forces but also illuminates the origins of America's counterintelligence agencies."--Provided by publisher.
System Details Note:
Issued on Playaway, a dedicated audio media player.
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.
Genre: Audiobooks.

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