The Resource Alger Hiss and the battle for history, Susan Jacoby, (electronic book)

Alger Hiss and the battle for history, Susan Jacoby, (electronic book)

Label
Alger Hiss and the battle for history
Title
Alger Hiss and the battle for history
Statement of responsibility
Susan Jacoby
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Books on Whittaker Chambers and Alger Hiss abound, as countless scholars have labored to uncover the facts behind Chambers's shocking accusation before the House Committee on Un-American Activities in the summer of 1948, that Alger Hiss, a former rising star in the State Department, had been a Communist and engaged in espionage. In this work, the author turns her attention to the Hiss case, including his trial and imprisonment for perjury, as a mirror of shifting American political views and passions
Biography type
individual biography
Cataloging source
CaPaEBR
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1945-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Jacoby, Susan
Dewey number
364.1/31
Index
index present
LC call number
E743.5.H55
LC item number
J33 2009eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • standards specifications
  • bibliography
Series statement
Icons of America
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Communism
  • Espionage, Soviet
  • Cold War
  • Political culture
  • Right and left (Political science)
  • United States
  • United States
  • Hiss, Alger
  • United States
  • United States
Label
Alger Hiss and the battle for history, Susan Jacoby, (electronic book)
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 231-242) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ebr10579381
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
viii, 256 p.
Form of item
electronic
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Original version note
Original electronic resource
Reproduction note
Electronic resource.
Specific material designation
remote
Label
Alger Hiss and the battle for history, Susan Jacoby, (electronic book)
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 231-242) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ebr10579381
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
viii, 256 p.
Form of item
electronic
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Original version note
Original electronic resource
Reproduction note
Electronic resource.
Specific material designation
remote

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