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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
Title variation
Birth of the Federal Bureau of Investigation
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"--
Assigning source
Provided by publisher
Biography type
contains biographical information
Cataloging source
LBSOR/DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Oliver, Willard M
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • portraits
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Roosevelt, Theodore
  • Tawney, James A.
  • United States
  • United States
  • United States
  • Law enforcement
  • Public land sales
  • Political corruption
  • United States
Target audience
adult
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 -- Federal law enforcement -- Pinkerton's detectives -- Counterfeiters -- Assassinations -- Secret Service -- The making of president Theodore Roosevelt -- Conservation -- Land thieves -- Chairman James A. Tawney -- The Bureau of Investigation -- Born in controversy -- The battle over the Bureau -- Sore losers & petty politics -- The aftermath -- Epilogue
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xi, 329 pages ;
Isbn
9781442265035
Lccn
2018054400
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
illustrations, portraits
System control number
  • (OCoLC)1056689350
  • (OCoLC)on1056689350
  • 1014897
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 -- Federal law enforcement -- Pinkerton's detectives -- Counterfeiters -- Assassinations -- Secret Service -- The making of president Theodore Roosevelt -- Conservation -- Land thieves -- Chairman James A. Tawney -- The Bureau of Investigation -- Born in controversy -- The battle over the Bureau -- Sore losers & petty politics -- The aftermath -- Epilogue
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xi, 329 pages ;
Isbn
9781442265035
Lccn
2018054400
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
illustrations, portraits
System control number
  • (OCoLC)1056689350
  • (OCoLC)on1056689350
  • 1014897

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