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The Resource Alger Hiss : why he chose treason, Christina Shelton

Alger Hiss : why he chose treason, Christina Shelton

Label
Alger Hiss : why he chose treason
Title
Alger Hiss
Title remainder
why he chose treason
Statement of responsibility
Christina Shelton
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Documents the story of a State Department official charged with spying for the Soviets, arguing the case was shaped by missed chances and poor judgments, reflecting Soviet infiltration and American intelligence analytic failures
Biography type
individual biography
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10114144
Cataloging source
DLC
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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
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True
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  • Hiss, Alger
  • Spies
  • Communism
  • Espionage, Soviet
  • United States
  • United States
  • Hiss, Alger
Target audience
adult
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why he chose treason
Label
Alger Hiss : why he chose treason, Christina Shelton
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
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
Control code
2011038985
Edition
1st Threshold Editions hardcover ed.
Extent
p. cm.
Isbn
9781451655421
Lccn
2011038985
Label
Alger Hiss : why he chose treason, Christina Shelton
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
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
Control code
2011038985
Edition
1st Threshold Editions hardcover ed.
Extent
p. cm.
Isbn
9781451655421
Lccn
2011038985

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