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The Resource Dangerous dossiers : exposing the secret war against America's greatest authors, Herbert Mitgang

Dangerous dossiers : exposing the secret war against America's greatest authors, Herbert Mitgang

Label
Dangerous dossiers : exposing the secret war against America's greatest authors
Title
Dangerous dossiers
Title remainder
exposing the secret war against America's greatest authors
Statement of responsibility
Herbert Mitgang
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
XWA
Dewey number
363.3
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • plates
Index
index present
LC call number
HV8138
LC item number
.M58 1989
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Label
Dangerous dossiers : exposing the secret war against America's greatest authors, Herbert Mitgang
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 251-254) and index
Contents
The right of privacy -- Policing America's writers. Agent "t-10" -- The professionals -- In the web: E.B. White -- Half-freedom files -- The Nobel Laureates. Sinclaire Lewis -- Pearl S. Buck -- William Faulkner -- Ernest Hemingway -- John Steinbeck -- Thomas Mann -- Revered authors. Carl Sandburg -- Theodore Dreiser -- John Dos Passos -- Thomas Wolfe -- Dorothy Parker -- John O'Hara -- Sleuthing the storytellers. Nelson Algren -- Dashiell Hammett -- Irwin Shaw -- Truman Capote -- A.J. Liebling -- Troublemaking playwrights. Thornton Wilder -- Robert Sherwood -- Elmer Rice -- Maxwell Anderson -- William Saroyan -- Lillian Hellman -- Tennessee Williams -- Poets and essayists. Archibald MacLeish -- Robert Lowell -- Robert Frost -- W.H. Auden -- H.L. Mencken -- Edmund Wilson -- Foreign authors. Stephen Spender -- Graham Greene -- Hannah Arendt -- Aldous Huxley -- Ignazio Silone -- Alfred A. Knopf, Publisher -- Seeing red: Rex Stout. The league's stand -- Rex Stout, "alleged radical" -- Infiltrating the guilds. Spying on meetings -- The Radio Writers Guild -- A wild-goose chase -- Among those present ... -- John Kenneth Galbraith -- William H. (Bill) Mauldin -- Norman Mailer -- Allen Ginsberg -- Watching artists. Alexander Calder -- Ben Shahn -- Georgia O'Keefe -- Henry Moore -- Rules of the game. Weakening the guidelines -- Expunging records -- Professor Kimball vindicated -- Freedom to create. An alien state -- How to get your own dossier -- Evidence and readings
Control code
19528012
Dimensions
18 cm.
Extent
ix, 275 p., [8] p. of plates
Isbn
9780345358011
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Note
Library's copy 1 (SW Writers): Forms part of: Molly Ivins Personal Library Collection. Gift of Andrew Ivins, 2009 (Access. No. 2009-022). ANS from author to old friend, Merle, March 1989 (1 slip) taped to inside front cover. Paperbound.
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
(OCoLC)19528012
Label
Dangerous dossiers : exposing the secret war against America's greatest authors, Herbert Mitgang
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 251-254) and index
Contents
The right of privacy -- Policing America's writers. Agent "t-10" -- The professionals -- In the web: E.B. White -- Half-freedom files -- The Nobel Laureates. Sinclaire Lewis -- Pearl S. Buck -- William Faulkner -- Ernest Hemingway -- John Steinbeck -- Thomas Mann -- Revered authors. Carl Sandburg -- Theodore Dreiser -- John Dos Passos -- Thomas Wolfe -- Dorothy Parker -- John O'Hara -- Sleuthing the storytellers. Nelson Algren -- Dashiell Hammett -- Irwin Shaw -- Truman Capote -- A.J. Liebling -- Troublemaking playwrights. Thornton Wilder -- Robert Sherwood -- Elmer Rice -- Maxwell Anderson -- William Saroyan -- Lillian Hellman -- Tennessee Williams -- Poets and essayists. Archibald MacLeish -- Robert Lowell -- Robert Frost -- W.H. Auden -- H.L. Mencken -- Edmund Wilson -- Foreign authors. Stephen Spender -- Graham Greene -- Hannah Arendt -- Aldous Huxley -- Ignazio Silone -- Alfred A. Knopf, Publisher -- Seeing red: Rex Stout. The league's stand -- Rex Stout, "alleged radical" -- Infiltrating the guilds. Spying on meetings -- The Radio Writers Guild -- A wild-goose chase -- Among those present ... -- John Kenneth Galbraith -- William H. (Bill) Mauldin -- Norman Mailer -- Allen Ginsberg -- Watching artists. Alexander Calder -- Ben Shahn -- Georgia O'Keefe -- Henry Moore -- Rules of the game. Weakening the guidelines -- Expunging records -- Professor Kimball vindicated -- Freedom to create. An alien state -- How to get your own dossier -- Evidence and readings
Control code
19528012
Dimensions
18 cm.
Extent
ix, 275 p., [8] p. of plates
Isbn
9780345358011
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Note
Library's copy 1 (SW Writers): Forms part of: Molly Ivins Personal Library Collection. Gift of Andrew Ivins, 2009 (Access. No. 2009-022). ANS from author to old friend, Merle, March 1989 (1 slip) taped to inside front cover. Paperbound.
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
(OCoLC)19528012

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