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The Resource Whittaker Chambers : the spirit of a counterrevolutionary, Richard Reinsch II

Whittaker Chambers : the spirit of a counterrevolutionary, Richard Reinsch II

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Whittaker Chambers : the spirit of a counterrevolutionary
Title
Whittaker Chambers
Title remainder
the spirit of a counterrevolutionary
Statement of responsibility
Richard Reinsch II
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Member of
Summary
This intellectual biography of Whittaker Chambers, known for his role as a government informant in the Alger Hiss spy case in 1948, focuses on Chambers' evolution from Communist writer and underground courier to conservative thinker. The book draws on Chambers' journalism, essays, correspondence, and his autobiography to examine his approach to fundamental questions related to the classical and spiritual foundations of civilization and the nature of modern man's predicament. Reinsch is a program officer at Liberty Fund, Inc. Annotation ©2011 Book News, Inc., Portland, OR (booknews.com)
Writing style
Biography type
individual biography
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374205
Cataloging source
DLC
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Reinsch, Richard
Dewey number
  • 327.12092
  • B
Index
index present
LC call number
E743.5
LC item number
.R45 2010
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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True
Series statement
Library of modern thinkers
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  • Chambers, Whittaker
  • Spies
  • Journalists
  • Communism
Target audience
adult
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the spirit of a counterrevolutionary
Label
Whittaker Chambers : the spirit of a counterrevolutionary, Richard Reinsch II
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 155-178) 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 project of a counterrevolutionary -- The total crisis -- Tragedy and hope -- The conservative spirit -- The ascent from modernity
Control code
792908
Dimensions
22 cm.
Extent
xi, 190 pages
Isbn
9781935191520
Lccn
2010013878
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
(Sirsi) i9781935191520
Label
Whittaker Chambers : the spirit of a counterrevolutionary, Richard Reinsch II
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 155-178) 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 project of a counterrevolutionary -- The total crisis -- Tragedy and hope -- The conservative spirit -- The ascent from modernity
Control code
792908
Dimensions
22 cm.
Extent
xi, 190 pages
Isbn
9781935191520
Lccn
2010013878
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
(Sirsi) i9781935191520

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