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The Resource The birth of the FBI : Teddy Roosevelt, the Secret Service, and the fight over America's premier law enforcement agency, Willard M. Oliver

The birth of the FBI : Teddy Roosevelt, the Secret Service, and the fight over America's premier law enforcement agency, Willard M. Oliver

Label
The birth of the FBI : Teddy Roosevelt, the Secret Service, and the fight over America's premier law enforcement agency
Title
The birth of the FBI
Title remainder
Teddy Roosevelt, the Secret Service, and the fight over America's premier law enforcement agency
Statement of responsibility
Willard M. Oliver
Creator
Author
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
"Teddy Roosevelt, the Secret Service, and the Birth of the FBI traces the roots of the struggle between President Roosevelt and Congressman Tawney in the creation of the Federal Bureau of Investigation"--
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Provided by publisher
Biography type
contains biographical information
Cataloging source
LBSOR/DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Oliver, Willard M
Dewey number
363.250973/09041
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
HV8144.F43
LC item number
O43 2019
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • United States
  • United States
  • Law enforcement
  • Roosevelt, Theodore
  • Tawney, James A.
  • United States
  • Public land sales
  • Political corruption
  • United States
Label
The birth of the FBI : Teddy Roosevelt, the Secret Service, and the fight over America's premier law enforcement agency, Willard M. Oliver
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Prologue: The Bureau of Investigation -- Federal law enforcement -- Pinkerton's detectives -- Counterfeiters -- Assassinations -- Secret Service -- President Roosevelt -- Conservation -- Land thieves -- Chairman Tawney -- The Bureau of Investigation -- Born in controversy -- The battle over the Bureau -- Sore losers & petty politics -- The aftermath -- Epilogue: The Federal Bureau of Investigation
Control code
2018054400
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xi, 329 pages
Isbn
9781442265035
Lccn
2018054400
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
illustrations
Label
The birth of the FBI : Teddy Roosevelt, the Secret Service, and the fight over America's premier law enforcement agency, Willard M. Oliver
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Prologue: The Bureau of Investigation -- Federal law enforcement -- Pinkerton's detectives -- Counterfeiters -- Assassinations -- Secret Service -- President Roosevelt -- Conservation -- Land thieves -- Chairman Tawney -- The Bureau of Investigation -- Born in controversy -- The battle over the Bureau -- Sore losers & petty politics -- The aftermath -- Epilogue: The Federal Bureau of Investigation
Control code
2018054400
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xi, 329 pages
Isbn
9781442265035
Lccn
2018054400
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
illustrations

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