J. Edgar Hoover : the man and the secrets


Format:
Book


Author(s):
Gentry, Curt


Keyword(s):
Police -- United States -- Biography. Government executives -- United States -- Biography. Police -- United States -- Biography. Government executives -- United States -- Biography. Hoover, J. Edgar (John Edgar), 1895-1972. Hoover, John Edgar, 1895-1972. United States. Federal Bureau of Investigation -- Biography. United States. Federal Bureau of Investigation -- Biography. Government executives United States Biography Hoover, J. Edgar (John Edg Hoover, J. Edgar (John Edgar) 1895-1972 Hoover, J. Edgar John Edgar 1895-1972 Police


Year:
1991


Pages:
846 p.


Publisher:
Norton


Publisher location:
New York


Accession number:
21040965


Label:
Box 125


Notes:
ill. ; 24 cm. Book one : Three days in May -- Book two : Something big -- Book three : The director -- Book four : The gangster era -- Book five : A curious relationship -- Book six : The secret war -- Book seven : The man from Independence -- Book eight : Virtually untouchable -- Book nine : The Director versus the General -- Book ten : On borrowed time -- Book eleven : The unforgotten man -- Epilogue : Pandora's box. Includes bibliographical references (p. [807]-825) and index./ Report: 90030576 Curt Gentry. Book


URLS:
http://www.gbv.de/dms/bowker/toc/9780393321289.pdf http://www.gbv.de/dms/bowker/toc/9780393321289.pdf Materials specified: Inhaltsverzeichnis


Language:
English


Call number:
LC: HV7911.H6; Dewey: 353.0074092


ISBN:
ISBN: 0393024040; 9780393024043; 0393321282; 9780393321289; National Library: b92-11351 LCCN: 90-30576 Report No: 90030576


Work type:
Biography (bio)


Research notes:
Three inserts between front endpapers


Abstract:
A study of J. Edgar Hoover and how he influenced American politics, presidents, civil rights movements, etc. during his fifty years as director of FBI.


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