Listen to the Podcast: Inside The Hidden History Of D.C.’s Spies

Wed, Mar 08 2017 • 12:30 p.m. (ET)

Inside The Hidden History Of D.C.'s Spies

Passersby near The Uptown Theater in Northwest Washington, D.C., a location in Robert Wallace's "Spy Sites."

Passersby near The Uptown Theater in Northwest Washington, D.C., a location in Robert Wallace's "Spy Sites."
ERIN American espionage is as old as the republic itself. President George Washington was not just a founder of
our nation, he was a founder of the country’s first spy rings. Author and former CIA official Robert Wallace introduces
us to the hundreds of spies who’ve plied their trade in the nation’s capital and the many seemingly-ordinary sites
throughout D.C., Maryland and Virgina shaped by espionage.
View A Photo Tour Of Washington's 'Spy Sites'