Master of Deceit: J. Edgar Hoover and America in the Age of Lies - Marc Aronson

In MASTER OF DECEIT: J. Edgar Hoover and America in the Age of Lies (Candlewick, $25.99), historian and Sibert medalist Marc Aronson delivers much more than a simple biography of J. Edgar Hoover, the man who created the Federal Bureau of Investigation as we know it. This is the candid and complicated story of America in the twentieth century, placing Hoover’s life and career in the context of the Cold War, America’s intense fear of Communism, and the civil rights movement. Primary source material such as letters and photographs further elevate this meticulously researched book. Ages 14 and up. DMC
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$25.99
ISBN: 9780763650254
Availability: Special Order—Subject to Availability
Published: Candlewick - April 10th, 2012