Top Secret

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Penguin, Sep 19, 2011 - Juvenile Nonfiction - 192 pages
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Check over your shoulder before you peek inside the pages of Top Secret - you're about to learn the secrets of some of the sneakiest spies around!

Follow the footsteps of famous spies through the ages to reveal their use of physical devices to cover their tracks and the inventive gadgets available at the time - including night vision goggles and bugging devices hidden in plants and cocktail olives - then see the best disguises and secret identities of crafty secret agents.

 

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Contents

4 Contents
4
12 Why spy?
12
14 Who spies?
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16 Spot the spy
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18 GARBOEddie Chapman
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20 Dumpster diving
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22 Be a good sport
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24 Are you being watched?
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100 All ears
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102 Gadgets and gizmos
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104 Global eavesdropping
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106 Satellite surveillance
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108 Hack job
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110 Hunting Hunter the hacker
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112 Spies in the sky
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114 Spying without spies
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26 True or false?
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28 The dark side
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32 The spy factory
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34 A world of spies
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36 Central command
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38 And the verdict is
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40 Meet the ancestors
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42 Trumped
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44 The Culper Gang
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46 Covert connections
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48 Morning news
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50 Behind the barbed wire
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54 Super spy
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56 Meet the team
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58 Art of concealment
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60 Brain gym
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62 Avoiding surveillance
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64 Dropdead devious
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66 Seeing stars
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68 Charmed Im sure
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70 Who are you?
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72 Spy wear
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74 The ultimate cover
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76 Surviving capture
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80 Cryptic codes
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82 Secretmessage machines
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84 Code breaking
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86 Enigma machine
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88 The perfect cipher
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90 Hidden messages
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92 Going digital
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94 Secret writing
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98 Whats watching you?
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116 Secret weapons
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120 Sun Tzu and Chanakya
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assassin
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124 Target still standing
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126 Invisible spies
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128 The teenage ninja The pillow snatcher
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130 The poisoners handbook
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132 Death in the shadows
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134 Caught
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136 Escape artists
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138 A spys best friend
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140 Behind the mask
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improbable
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144 Conspiracy theories
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148 Secrets of the ancients
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150 Never trust a traveler
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152 Beyond the barricades
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154 Femmes fatales
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156 Ready set spy
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158 Red orchestra
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160 The saboteurs tool kit
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162 The one that got away
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164 Battle of the moles
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166 The wall comes down
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170 Changing threats
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172 Cyber spies
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174 Spy world
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176 Fighting terror
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biology
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180 The game of surveillance
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182 The man who tried to disappear
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184 What does the future hold?
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