Official and Confidential: The Secret Life of j Edgar Hoover download free [PDF and Ebook] by Anthony Summers

Official and Confidential: The Secret Life of j Edgar Hoover download free [PDF and Ebook] by Anthony Summers year 2012
  • Book name: Official and Confidential: The Secret Life of j Edgar Hoover
  • Author: Anthony Summers
  • Release date: 2012/12/5
  • Publisher: EBURY PUBLISHING
  • Language: English
  • Genre or Collection: History and Archaeology
  • ISBN: 9780091941772
  • Rating: 9.28 of 10
  • Votes: 634
  • Review by: Lillie Callender
  • Review rating: 9.73 of 10
  • Review Date: 2018/11/20
  • Total pages: 640
  • Includes a PDF summary of 57 pages
  • Description or summary of the book: For nearly fifty years, J. Edgar Hoover held great power in the United States. The creator of the FBI and its Director until his death, he played a role in nearly every major tragedy and scandal in America during the twentieth century. Hoover was lauded when he died as an American hero. Anthony Summers' controversial bestseller, Official & Confidential, The Secret Life of J. Edgar Hoover, draws on more than 800 interviews to explode the myths, exposing the dark secrets that remained hidden throughout Hoover's lifetime.Hoover used his intimate knowledge of the John F. Kennedy's sex life to ensure that Lyndon B. Johnson became Vice President, and suppressed evidence about J.F.K's assassination. Hoover himself, meanwhile, was a closet homosexual, which allegedly led to him being blackmailed by the Mafia.This fascinating book reveals that even Hoover's death, on the eve of Watergate, was clouded with mystery. Witnesses have indicated that, in the panic over the secrets he was holding over President Nixon, an operation was mounted to break into his house - possibly even to murder him.
  • Estimated reading time (average reader): 44H5M19S
  • Other categories, genre or collection: Politics & Government, Biography: Historical, Political & Military, True Crime Books, Political Control & Freedoms, History Of The Americas, 20th Century History: C 1900 To C 2000, True Crime Biographies
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  • Format: Paperback
  • Approximate value: 19.13 USD
  • Dimensions: 126x198x39mm
  • Weight: 427g
  • Printed by: Ebury Press
  • Published in: London, United Kingdom
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