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Dangerous dossiers : exposing the secret war against America's greatest authors, by Herbert Mitgang

Label
Dangerous dossiers : exposing the secret war against America's greatest authors
Title
Dangerous dossiers
Title remainder
exposing the secret war against America's greatest authors
Statement of responsibility
by Herbert Mitgang
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Recounts the fifty year espionage campaign waged by intelligence agencies against famed American writers
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Mitgang, Herbert
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • plates
Index
index present
LC call number
HV8138
LC item number
.M58 1988
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • United States
  • United States
  • Politics and literature
  • Authors, American
  • American literature
  • Police patrol
  • Censorship
  • American literature
  • American literature
Label
Dangerous dossiers : exposing the secret war against America's greatest authors, by Herbert Mitgang
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Includes index
Bibliography note
Bibliography: pages 315-319
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The right of privacy -- Policing America's writers: Agent "T-10" ; The professionals ; In the web : E.B. White ; Half-freedom files -- The Nobel laureates: Sinclair Lewis ; Pearl S. Buck ; William Faulkner ; Ernest Hemingway ; John Steinbeck ; Thomas Mann -- Revered authors: Carl Sandburg ; Theodore Dreiser ; John Dos Passos ; Thomas Wolfe ; Dorothy Parker ; John O'Hara -- Sleuthing the storytellers: Nelson Algren ; Dashiell Hammett ; Irwin Shaw ; Truman Capote ; A.J. Liebling -- Troublemaking playwrights: Thornton Wilder ; Robert Sherwood ; Elmer Rice ; Maxwell Anderson ; William Saroyan ; Lillian Hellman ; Tennessee Williams -- Poets and essayists: Archibald MacLeish ; Robert Lowell ; Robert Frost ; W.H. Auden ; H.L. Mencken ; Edmund Wilson -- Foreign authors: Stephen Spender ; Graham Greene ; Hannah Arendt ; Aldous Huxley ; Ignazio Silone -- Alfred A. Knopf, Publisher -- Seeing red : Rex Stout: The League's stand ; Rex Stout, "alleged radical" -- Infiltrating the guilds: Spying on meetings ; The Radio Writers Guild ; A wild-goose chase -- Among those present ...: John Kenneth Galbraith ; William H. (Bill) Mauldin ; Norman Mailer ; Allen Ginsberg -- Watching artists: Alexander Calder ; Ben Shahn ; Georgia O'Keeffe ; Henry Moore -- Rules of the game: Weakening the guidelines ; Expunging records ; Professor Kimball vindicated -- Freedom to create: An alien state
Control code
17550506
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
331 pages, 36 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9781556110771
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Lccn
87046257
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
Label
Dangerous dossiers : exposing the secret war against America's greatest authors, by Herbert Mitgang
Publication
Note
Includes index
Bibliography note
Bibliography: pages 315-319
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The right of privacy -- Policing America's writers: Agent "T-10" ; The professionals ; In the web : E.B. White ; Half-freedom files -- The Nobel laureates: Sinclair Lewis ; Pearl S. Buck ; William Faulkner ; Ernest Hemingway ; John Steinbeck ; Thomas Mann -- Revered authors: Carl Sandburg ; Theodore Dreiser ; John Dos Passos ; Thomas Wolfe ; Dorothy Parker ; John O'Hara -- Sleuthing the storytellers: Nelson Algren ; Dashiell Hammett ; Irwin Shaw ; Truman Capote ; A.J. Liebling -- Troublemaking playwrights: Thornton Wilder ; Robert Sherwood ; Elmer Rice ; Maxwell Anderson ; William Saroyan ; Lillian Hellman ; Tennessee Williams -- Poets and essayists: Archibald MacLeish ; Robert Lowell ; Robert Frost ; W.H. Auden ; H.L. Mencken ; Edmund Wilson -- Foreign authors: Stephen Spender ; Graham Greene ; Hannah Arendt ; Aldous Huxley ; Ignazio Silone -- Alfred A. Knopf, Publisher -- Seeing red : Rex Stout: The League's stand ; Rex Stout, "alleged radical" -- Infiltrating the guilds: Spying on meetings ; The Radio Writers Guild ; A wild-goose chase -- Among those present ...: John Kenneth Galbraith ; William H. (Bill) Mauldin ; Norman Mailer ; Allen Ginsberg -- Watching artists: Alexander Calder ; Ben Shahn ; Georgia O'Keeffe ; Henry Moore -- Rules of the game: Weakening the guidelines ; Expunging records ; Professor Kimball vindicated -- Freedom to create: An alien state
Control code
17550506
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
331 pages, 36 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9781556110771
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Lccn
87046257
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations

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