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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
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages [603]-606) 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
Control code
287005
Dimensions
25 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
xiv, 638 pages
Isbn
9780394585598
Lccn
96036087
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9780394585598
  • (Sirsi) ABM-0093
Label
Whittaker Chambers : a biography, Sam Tanenhaus
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages [603]-606) 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
Control code
287005
Dimensions
25 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
xiv, 638 pages
Isbn
9780394585598
Lccn
96036087
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9780394585598
  • (Sirsi) ABM-0093

Library Locations

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      30.271302100000 -97.746016800000
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