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The Resource Whittaker Chambers : a biography, Sam Tanenhaus

Whittaker Chambers : a biography, Sam Tanenhaus

Label
Whittaker Chambers : a biography
Title
Whittaker Chambers
Title remainder
a biography
Statement of responsibility
Sam Tanenhaus
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Featuring a full account of the Alger Hiss perjury case, a biography of Hiss' accuser traces Chambers' life from his years as a Soviet agent to his role in the postwar anti-Communist movement
Writing style
Award
  • Booklist Editors' Choice, 1997.
  • Los Angeles Times Book Prize for Biography, 1997.
  • New York Times Notable Book, 1997
Biography type
individual biography
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
154345
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Tanenhaus, Sam
Dewey number
  • 973.91092
  • 920
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Chambers, Whittaker
  • Hiss, Alger
  • Anti-communist movements
  • Spies
  • Journalists
Target audience
adult
Label
Whittaker Chambers : a biography, Sam Tanenhaus
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [603]-606) and index
Control code
ocm35249564
Dimensions
25 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
xiv, 638 p.
Isbn
9780394585598
Lccn
96036087
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
(Sirsi) ABM-0093
Label
Whittaker Chambers : a biography, Sam Tanenhaus
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [603]-606) and index
Control code
ocm35249564
Dimensions
25 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
xiv, 638 p.
Isbn
9780394585598
Lccn
96036087
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
(Sirsi) ABM-0093

Library Locations

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