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The listeners : a history of wiretapping in the United States

Title
The listeners : a history of wiretapping in the United States / Brian Hochman.
ISBN
9780674275720 (electronic bk.)
0674275721 (electronic bk.)
9780674249288
0674249283
Publication
Cambridge, Massachusetts : Harvard University Press, 2022.
Copyright Notice Date
©2022
Physical Description
1 online resource (360 pages) : illustrations.
Local Notes
Access is available to the Yale community.
Notes
Electronic reproduction. Berlin Available via World Wide Web.
Description based on print version record.
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Access restricted by licensing agreement.
Variant and related titles
De Gruyter University Press eBook 2022.
Other formats
Original
Format
Books / Online
Language
English
Added to Catalog
August 09, 2022
Bibliography
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents
Introduction: The ballad of D. C. Williams
Part one: Dirty business. Stolen signals and whispering wires
Detective Burns goes to Washington
To intercept and divulge
The wiretapper's nest
Part two: The bug in the martini olive. Eavesdroppers
Tapping God's telephone
Part three: The listening age. Title III
Big brother, where art thou?
Limited assistance necessary
Off the wire
Epilogue: King's call, Hoover's tap.
Also listed under
Walter de Gruyter & Co. Harvard University Press Complete 2022.
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