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Witness

Author: Whittaker Chambers; William F Buckley, Jr.; Robert D Novak; Milton Hindus
Publisher: Washington, DC : Regnery History, 2014. ©1980
Series: Cold War classics.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : First Regnery History editionView all editions and formats
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"First published in 1952, Witness is the true story of Soviet spies in America and the trial that captivated a nation. Part literary effort, part philosophical treatise, this intriguing autobiography recounts the famous Alger Hiss case and reveals much more. Chambers' worldview and his belief that "man without mysticism is a monster" went on to help make political conservatism a national force. Regnery History's  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Autobiographies
Biographies
True crime stories
Biography
Named Person: Whittaker Chambers; Alger Hiss; Whittaker Chambers; Alger Hiss
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Whittaker Chambers; William F Buckley, Jr.; Robert D Novak; Milton Hindus
ISBN: 9781621572961 162157296X
OCLC Number: 897508897
Notes: Includes index.
"A true story of Soviet spies in America and the trial that captivated the nation" -- Cover.
Description: l, 718 pages ; 23 cm
Series Title: Cold War classics.
Responsibility: Whitaker Chambers ; forewords by William F. Buckley Jr., Robert D. Novak, and Milton Hindus.

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"First published in 1952, Witness is the true story of Soviet spies in America and the trial that captivated a nation. Part literary effort, part philosophical treatise, this intriguing autobiography recounts the famous Alger Hiss case and reveals much more. Chambers' worldview and his belief that "man without mysticism is a monster" went on to help make political conservatism a national force. Regnery History's Cold War Classics edition is the most comprehensive version of Witness ever published, featuring forewords collected from all previous editions, including discussions from luminaries William F. Buckley Jr., Robert D. Novak, Milton Hindus, and Alfred S. Regnery." -- Amazon.com.

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