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Young J. Edgar : Hoover, the Red Scare, and the assault on civil liberties

著者: Kenneth D Ackerman
出版商: New York : Carroll & Graf Publishers ; [Berkeley, Calif.] : Distributed by Publishers Group West, 2007.
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In 1919, when J. Edgar Hoover was 24 years old, a New York City postal clerk discovered sixteen bombs wrapped in individual packages - America's first instance of homegrown terrorism. Then-Attorney General Palmer vowed a crackdown and enlisted Hoover as his deputy. Amid the hysteria, details of abuses emerged, Palmer fell, and the rise of J. Edgar Hoover began. Hoover's drive to gain immense power, as well as his  再读一些...
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类型/形式: Biography
附加的形体格式: Online version:
Ackerman, Kenneth D.
Young J. Edgar.
New York : Carroll & Graf Publishers ; [Berkeley, Calif.] : Distributed by Publishers Group West, 2007
(OCoLC)654594198
提及的人: J Edgar Hoover; John Edgar Hoover
材料类型: 传记, 互联网资源
文件类型: 书, 互联网资源
所有的著者/提供者: Kenneth D Ackerman
ISBN: 0786717750 9780786717750 9780306816277 030681627X
OCLC号码: 123894513
描述: 472 p. : ill. ; 24 cm.
内容: Denials --
Bombs --
Bombs --
Edgar --
Edgar --
Bureaucrats --
Race riots --
Racial division --
Reds --
Strikes --
Partners --
The first raid --
Thrombosis --
New York --
Emma --
The first raid Centralia --
Criminal court --
"Parlor Bolsheviks" --
Harvard --
Post --
Free speech --
The big raid --
The Buford Demands --
Final plans --
Chicago --
The big raid --
Chaos --
Chaos --
Lloyd --
Hearings --
Triumph --
Cheated --
Resistance --
Darrow --
Paterson --
Candidate --
Double cross --
Boston --
Truss --
Plain words --
Reaction --
Impeachment --
Communist labor --
Gagged --
Salsedo --
Exposure --
Day in court --
Payback --
Not guilty --
Twelve lawyers --
Palmer --
Verdicts --
Politics --
Verdict --
Empire --
Walsh --
Stone --
Survivor --
Fooled --
Legacy --
Notes --
Bibliography --
Acknowledgments --
Index.
责任: Kenneth D. Ackerman.
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In 1919, when J. Edgar Hoover was 24 years old, a New York City postal clerk discovered sixteen bombs wrapped in individual packages - America's first instance of homegrown terrorism. Then-Attorney General Palmer vowed a crackdown and enlisted Hoover as his deputy. Amid the hysteria, details of abuses emerged, Palmer fell, and the rise of J. Edgar Hoover began. Hoover's drive to gain immense power, as well as his coolness and calculation, is explored in Young J. Edgar. With the Palmer raid a as a lens through which to view the terror-hysteria of post-9/11 America, Young J. Edgar reaches the heart of our modern debate over personal freedom in a time of war and fear.

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