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The Resource Alger Hiss : why he chose treason, Christina Shelton ; an introduction by Richard Pipes

Alger Hiss : why he chose treason, Christina Shelton ; an introduction by Richard Pipes

Label
Alger Hiss : why he chose treason
Title
Alger Hiss
Title remainder
why he chose treason
Statement of responsibility
Christina Shelton ; an introduction by Richard Pipes
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Biography type
individual biography
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Shelton, Christina
Dewey number
  • 327.12092
  • B
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
E743.5.H55
LC item number
S54 2012
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Hiss, Alger
  • Hiss, Alger
  • United States
  • United States
  • Spies
  • Communism
  • Espionage, Soviet
Label
Alger Hiss : why he chose treason, Christina Shelton ; an introduction by Richard Pipes
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The early years. -- Growing up in Baltimore -- Hopkins and Harvard Law -- Priscilla Hiss -- Supreme Court clerk and attorney-at-law -- A committed communist. -- The new dealer -- The Ware Group -- Whittaker Chambers -- The State Department bureaucrat -- Yalta -- Fascism and communism -- Accused and convicted. -- The case -- Lewisburg Prison -- Attempt at vindication 1954-1996 -- The evidence. -- Testimonies -- Venona program -- Archival material: -- A. Hungarian archives -- B. KGB archives
Dimensions
25 cm.
Edition
First Threshold Editions hardcover edition
Extent
xvii, 330 pages
Isbn
9781451655421
Lccn
2011038985
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • ocn741542473
  • (OCoLC)741542473
Label
Alger Hiss : why he chose treason, Christina Shelton ; an introduction by Richard Pipes
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The early years. -- Growing up in Baltimore -- Hopkins and Harvard Law -- Priscilla Hiss -- Supreme Court clerk and attorney-at-law -- A committed communist. -- The new dealer -- The Ware Group -- Whittaker Chambers -- The State Department bureaucrat -- Yalta -- Fascism and communism -- Accused and convicted. -- The case -- Lewisburg Prison -- Attempt at vindication 1954-1996 -- The evidence. -- Testimonies -- Venona program -- Archival material: -- A. Hungarian archives -- B. KGB archives
Dimensions
25 cm.
Edition
First Threshold Editions hardcover edition
Extent
xvii, 330 pages
Isbn
9781451655421
Lccn
2011038985
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • ocn741542473
  • (OCoLC)741542473

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