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

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

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 Chamberss 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
Member of
Biography type
individual biography
Cataloging source
N$T
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
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Series statement
Icons of America
Label
Alger Hiss and the battle for history, Susan Jacoby, (electronic resource/)
Link
http://massasoit.idm.oclc.org/login?url=https://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?direct=true&authtype=cookie%2Cip%2Ccpid&custid=massas&scope=site&db=nlebk&AN=317213
Instantiates
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 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
Contents
Passions as prologue -- The eye of the hurricane, 1948-1950 -- Competing narratives and public amnesia, 1950-1965 -- The best of times, the worst of times, 1970-1980 -- The rise of the right and the Cold War at twilight, 1980-1992 -- The enemy vanishes, 1992-2008 -- Passions as epilogue
Control code
ocn613205910
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (access may be restricted)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Governing access note
Access restricted to subscribing institution
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
Stock number
22573/ctt1137tm
Label
Alger Hiss and the battle for history, Susan Jacoby, (electronic resource/)
Link
http://massasoit.idm.oclc.org/login?url=https://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?direct=true&authtype=cookie%2Cip%2Ccpid&custid=massas&scope=site&db=nlebk&AN=317213
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 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
Contents
Passions as prologue -- The eye of the hurricane, 1948-1950 -- Competing narratives and public amnesia, 1950-1965 -- The best of times, the worst of times, 1970-1980 -- The rise of the right and the Cold War at twilight, 1980-1992 -- The enemy vanishes, 1992-2008 -- Passions as epilogue
Control code
ocn613205910
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (access may be restricted)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Governing access note
Access restricted to subscribing institution
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
Stock number
22573/ctt1137tm

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