FBI 100 years: An unofficial history (Don Woodward Collection)
From the Collection of Unions Ballarat 24 Camp Street Ballarat Victoria
- 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.
- 30.5 cm
- 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
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.
- Holden, Henry M (Author)
- History, civil rights, politics - FBI (USA).
- 11 Dec 2018 at 3:50PM