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Treasonable doubt : the Harry Dexter White spy case

Autor: R Bruce Craig
Editorial: Lawrence : University Press of Kansas, ©2004.
Edición/Formato:   Print book : Biografía : Inglés (eng)Ver todas las ediciones y todos los formatos
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"Whittaker Chambers and Elizabeth Bentley shocked America in 1948 with their allegations that Communist spies had penetrated the American government. The resulting perjury trial of Alger Hiss is already legendary, but Chambers and Bentley also named Harry Dexter White, a high-ranking Treasury official. (Hiss himself thought that White had been the real target of the House Un-American Activities Committee.) When
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Género/Forma: Biography
History
Formato físico adicional: Online version:
Craig, R. Bruce.
Treasonable doubt.
Lawrence : University Press of Kansas, ©2004
(OCoLC)647551641
Persona designada: Harry Dexter White; Harry Dexter White; Harry Dexter White
Tipo de material: Biografía, Recurso en Internet
Tipo de documento: Libro/Texto, Recurso en Internet
Todos autores / colaboradores: R Bruce Craig
ISBN: 0700613110 9780700613113
Número OCLC: 53223608
Descripción: x, 436 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
Contenido: The making of a new dealer --
The early years --
Whittaker Chambers, Harry Dexter White, and the Washington, D.C., Communist Underground --
The Elizabeth Bentley story --
Harry Dexter White and the subversion of American foreign policy --
The econ-umists --
The quarter-billion-dollar German occupation-currency scandal --
Bretton Woods and the assault on American Internationalism --
A different peace: the Morgenthau plan for postwar Germany --
Harry Dexter White and the "Fall of China" --
Great expectations dashed --
The search for corroboration: five decades and beyond --
Herbert Brownell, J. Edgar Hoover, Harry S. Truman, and the Harry Dexter White controversy --
The half-century search: a matter of espionage --
The Harry Dexter White case in retrospect.
Responsabilidad: R. Bruce Craig.
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