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Author Weiner, Tim.
Title Enemies : a history of the FBI / Tim Weiner.
Publication Info. New York : Random House, c2012.
Open Library Cover
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 Stack 3  353 W    IN LIBRARY
Edition 1st ed.
Description xvii, 537 p. : ill. ; 25 cm.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Pt. 1. Spies and saboteurs. Anarchy ; Revolution ; Traitors ; Communists ; "Who is Mr. Hoover?" ; Underworlds ; "They never stopped watching us ; Red flags -- pt. 2. World War. The business of spying ; The juggler ; Secret intelligence ; "To strangle the United States" ; Law of war ; The machine of detection ; Organizing the world -- pt. 3. Cold war. No Gestapo ; Showdown ; "Red fascism" ; Surprise attack ; Paranoia ; "It looks like World War III is here" ; No sense of decency ; Game without rules ; The long shadow ; "Don't trust anybody" ; Immoral conduct ; "Murder was in style" ; Dangerous man ; Rule by fear ; "You got this phone tapped?" ; "The man I'm depending on" ; Clearly illegal ; The ultimate weapon ; "Pull down the temple" -- pt. 4. War on terror. Conspirators ; "The Bureau cannot survive" ; House of cards ; "A state of continual danger" ; The price of silence ; Mosaic ; The blind sheikh ; Flaws in the armor ; An easy target ; All our weapons ; "If we don't do this, people will die."
Subject United States. Federal Bureau of Investigation -- History -- 20th century.
Espionage -- United States -- History -- 20th century.
Hoover, J. Edgar (John Edgar), 1895-1972.
ISBN 9781400067480 (hbk. : alk. paper)
1400067480 (hbk. : alk. paper)
9780679643890 (ebk.)
0679643893 (ebk.)