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FBI 100 years: An unofficial history (Don Woodward Collection)

From the Collection of Unions Ballarat 24 Camp Street Ballarat Victoria

Description
Book; 252 pages.

Dustjacket: black background; Department of Justice FBI insignia; white and gold lettering; author's name and title.

Cover: black background; white lettering; author's name and title.
Size
30.5 cm
Object Registration
B0675
Keywords
btlc, ballarat trades hall, ballarat trades and labour council, federal bureau of investigation (fbi), law enforcement - usa, intelligence - usa, espionage - usa, politics and government - usa, civil rights - usa
Historical information
Contents:
The "Wild West" years : Teddy's trust-busting detective force -- J. Edgar Hoover : the man with the secrets -- Gangbusters -- Blacklists, blackmail, and McCarthyism -- Civil rights, the KKK, and political unrest -- Bringing down the syndicate : investigating organized crime and political miscreants -- Spybusters -- Standoffs gone bad : confronting Ruby Ridge, Waco, and other disasters -- "Sneak and peak" : domestic surveillance and wiretapping.

FBI is responsible for domestic intelligence and security in the USA.
When Made
2008
Made By
Holden, Henry M (Maker)
Significance
History, civil rights, politics - FBI (USA).
Last updated
11 Dec 2018 at 3:50PM