Perjury: The Hiss-chambers Case by Allen WeinsteinPerjury: The Hiss-chambers Case by Allen Weinstein

Perjury: The Hiss-chambers Case

byAllen Weinstein

Paperback | April 1, 2013

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When the Hiss-Chambers case first burst on the scene in 1948, its main characters and events seemed more appropriate to spy fiction than to American reality. The major historical authority on the case, Perjury was first published in 1978. Now, in its latest edition, Perjury links together the old and new evidence, much of it previously undiscovered or unavailable, bringing the Hiss-Chambers’s amazing story up to the present.
Allen Weinstein founded the Center for Democracy, a Washington-based nonprofit, and remained its president until 2003. He served as archivist of the United States from 2005 to 2009 and has held professorships at Smith College, Georgetown, and Boston University. He received the United Nations Peace Medal, the Council of Europe’s Silver ...
Title:Perjury: The Hiss-chambers CaseFormat:PaperbackDimensions:766 pages, 9 × 6 × 1.9 inPublished:April 1, 2013Publisher:Hoover Institution PressLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:0817912258

ISBN - 13:9780817912253


Editorial Reviews

"In the revised Perjury, Weinstein is absolutely microscopic in his examination of the case. The book is over seven hundred pages long, but it remains interesting all the way through." —Mark Judge,