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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
9781451655438
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
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
9781451655438
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
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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