J. Edgar Hoover : the man and the secrets / Curt Gentry.Material type: TextPublication details: New York : Norton, c1991.Description: 846 p. : ill. ; 24 cmISBN:
- 353.0074/09 20
- HV7911.H6 G46 1991
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Includes bibliographical references (p. -825) and index.
Divulges how the controversial FBI director's paranoia and his files--now referred to as the "twelve drawers full of political cancer"--sustained his power during McCarthyism, the Kennedy years, and the civil rights movement.