Book Discussion on Secrecy and Power: The Life of J. Edgar Hoover

Participating by video connection from New York City, Professor Powers talked about his book, Secrecy and Power: The Life of J. Edgar… read more

Participating by video connection from New York City, Professor Powers talked about his book, Secrecy and Power: The Life of J. Edgar Hoover. He talked about the life and political influence of Hoover and his influence on

the FBI. He also responded to audience telephone calls, faxes and electronic mail. 

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continuing series on men who influenced law enforcement and civil rights. close

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Book Discussion on Secrecy and Power: The Life of J. Edgar Hoover

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Jul 20, 2002

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  • Jul 20, 2002 | 9:03am EDT | C-SPAN 1
  • Jul 20, 2002 | 12:07pm EDT | C-SPAN 1
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