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Past Rebel Lines
Think spies and the American Revolution, and what comes to mind? Likely Benedict Arnold, a name synonymous with treason in American popular memory—but Revolutionary-era spying didn't begin or end with Arnold. Decide whether the following statements about spies in the Revolution are true or false.