Master of Deceit

Master of Deceit

J. Edgar Hoover and America in the Age of Lies

Book - 2012
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An exploration of one of the most powerful Americans of the twentieth century unmasks the man behind the FBI, his family history, and relationships, and explores his own need for secrecy, deceit, and control, and the broad trends in society that shaped his world.
Publisher: Somerville, Mass. : Candlewick Press, 2012.
Edition: 1st U.S. ed.
ISBN: 9780763650254
Call Number: 363.25 ARONSON
Characteristics: 230 p. : ill. ; 26 cm
Subjects: United States. Federal Bureau of Investigation -- Officials and employees -- Biography.
Hoover, J. Edgar 1895-1972.
United States -- History -- 20th century.
Communism -- United States -- History -- 20th century.
Police -- United States -- Biography.
Government executives -- United States -- Biography.


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