George Washington's Secret Six: The Spy Ring That Saved the American Revolution - Chapters 17 - 18 Summary & Analysis

Brian Kilmeade
This Study Guide consists of approximately 23 pages of chapter summaries, quotes, character analysis, themes, and more - everything you need to sharpen your knowledge of George Washington's Secret Six: The Spy Ring That Saved the American Revolution.
This section contains 582 words
(approx. 2 pages at 400 words per page)
Buy the George Washington's Secret Six: The Spy Ring That Saved the American Revolution Study Guide

Summary

Chapter 17 is entitled Retaking New York at Last. By early 1783, Woodhull continued to send an occasional note to Washington but there was little to report and in July he sent his final invoice for expenses he had incurred. The war officially ended in September but Tallmadge worried about the safety of his spies since they had pretended to be Loyalists to avoid suspicion. In November, Tallmadge was among those who rode into Manhattan with Washington and they were enthusiastically greeted by large crowds. Washington visited Rivington’s shop and met privately with him, then a few days later had a final meeting with his officers before leaving for retirement at Mount Vernon and Tallmadge returned home to Long Island. After becoming president in 1789, Washington toured Long Island and visited Roe’s tavern and other areas where the Culper members lived, but there is...

(read more from the Chapters 17 - 18 Summary)

This section contains 582 words
(approx. 2 pages at 400 words per page)
Buy the George Washington's Secret Six: The Spy Ring That Saved the American Revolution Study Guide
Copyrights
BookRags
George Washington's Secret Six: The Spy Ring That Saved the American Revolution from BookRags. (c)2016 BookRags, Inc. All rights reserved.
Follow Us on Facebook