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Title The burglary : the discovery of J. Edgar Hoover's secret FBI / Betty Medsger.
Author Medsger, Betty, author.
Publication New York : Alfred A. Knopf, [2014]
Edition First edition.
Description x, 596 pages : illustrations ; 25 cm
Call # 363.25097 M
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 545-578) and index.
Summary An account of the 1971 break-in of the FBI offices in Media, Pennsylvania, by a group of unlikely activists cites their roles in triggering major changes in the FBI and confirming that J. Edgar Hoover had run a personal shadow-FBI.
Subject United States. Federal Bureau of Investigation -- Corrupt practices -- History.
Hoover, J. Edgar (John Edgar), 1895-1972.
Intelligence service -- Moral and ethical aspects -- United States.
Leaks (Disclosure of information) -- United States -- Case studies.
Whistle blowing -- United States -- Case studies.
Burglary -- United States -- Case studies.
ISBN 0307962954 (hbk.) :
9780307962959 (hbk.) :
0307962962 (ebook)
9780307962966 (ebook)

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