2. THE SECRET WORLD: THE LOST HISTORY OF INTELLIGENCE, FROM THE ANCIENT WORLD TO THE TWENTY-FIRST CENTURY

Hiscox Tent, Mon 25th June 14:00 - 15:00 (60 mins)

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What difference have security and intelligence operations made to the course of history? Professor Christopher Andrew, Britain’s foremost intelligence scholar, will provide the answers. Beginning with the shift in the ancient world from divination to recognisable attempts to gather intelligence, he will chart the development of intelligence and security operations through Renaissance Venice, Elizabethan England and Napoleonic France, up to the present day.