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Hiss

Roger Hargreaves

Hiss

a sort of snake from Timbuctoo!

by Roger Hargreaves

  • 244 Want to read
  • 20 Currently reading

Published by Hodder and Stoughton in London (etc.) .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Children"s stories.

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby Roger Hargreaves.
    The Physical Object
    Pagination(33)p. :
    Number of Pages33
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL15005567M
    ISBN 100340230142
    OCLC/WorldCa16444784

    With so much having been written about the espionage case involving Alger Hiss and Whittaker Chambers, is there a need for yet another book on this riveting and contentious Cold War battle? Hiss. K likes. Beatboxing + Composing + DJing = Hiss. Facebook is showing information to help you better understand the purpose of a Page.5/5(2).

    The Cobra H.I.S.S. [High Speed Sentry] was first released boxed in U.S. toy stores in The box included the driver, Cobra H.I.S.S. Driver. The toy was also sold in and was discontinued in Buy a cheap copy of Perjury: The Hiss-Chambers Case book by Allen Weinstein. In this updated version of the landmark book on one of the truest contenders for the title of trial of the century, historian Allen Weinstein shows beyond all Free shipping over $/5(5).

      In , the House Un-American Activities Committee, spurred on by a young Richard Nixon, began hearings with Chambers as the main witness that Hiss had secretly been a Communist. The affair went on for nearly two years, including two trials of Hiss for perjury, ending in Hiss's conviction and three years in prison.5/5(5). Books on the Hiss-Chambers Case (or Hiss Case) have appeared since the second trial finished in , averaging one per years every year since then. Whittaker Chambers () was a former Communist and witness for the House on Un-American Activities Committte (HUAC) against Alger Hiss, as well as author of Witness, senior editor of TIME Magazine, and recipient of the Medal of Freedom .


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The Hiss book. Read reviews from world’s largest community for readers/5. Hiss-s-s-s. is the story of Omar, a boy who wants a pet snake, and it includes at least as much information about how to care for snakes as your average pet guide for children/5.

In his book "Secrecy", then Democratic New York Senator Daniel Patrick Moynihan points Hiss book that the evidence of spying by Hiss had been long known by the government based on classified secret documents, including the Venona Project, but kept secret for about 50 years/5(31).

Overview When the Hiss-Chambers case first burst on the scene inits main characters and events seemed more appropriate to spy fiction than Hiss book American reality.

The major historical authority on the case, Perjury was first published in Brand: Hoover Institution Press. Hiss was known from previous books as a traitor to his Puma family.

He believed that the elders destroyed his family and lied about it so revenge he wanted to destroy the Puma. He has captured by the monster of the lab and is being used as lab rat/5().

Also, Hiss wrote a book entitled Recollections of a Life, which was published indiscussing the emotional side of experiencing two extensive and distressing trials. Hiss did file a petition in hopes of overturning his conviction. However, it was rejected by District Judge Richard Owen.

Hiss articulated his innocence for over 40 years. This book covers a current mystery and one that happened in The stories overlap and in the end they do tie together.

The like the families in both centuries, but would like the next book to just be current day. The history is interesting, but started the books /5().

Hoot, Howl, Hiss book. Read 5 reviews from Hiss book world's largest community for readers/5. Cooper and Hiss have created an excellent guide to reveal and clarify the truths in one of a short list of texts which have stood the test of time: the Book of Proverbs.

Still an important and widely-read text, Proverbs can be collectively profound, confusing, and deeply instructional.5/5(43).

Susan Jacoby's book on the Alger Hiss case might easily be subtitled: Give It a Rest Already. The "It" in question is the tendency among some to make sweeping assumptions about anyone's beliefs or motivations based on whether or not they believe Alger Hiss was a spy or was guilty of perjury or was framed, by:   Angel/Hiss is book 13 & 14 in the Bayou Heat series.

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When it comes to these Pantera they will go all out to protector their women/5. A Hiss-Tory of Magic by Harper Lin is the first book in A Wonder Cats Mystery series.

Cath Greenstone is thirty-three and a witch. So is her cousin, Bea (and soul sister) and her Aunt Astrid. Together they run the Brew-Ha-Ha in town. Cath has the power to speak with animals. She seems to have a special affinity for cats/5.

"[an] extraordinary book part autobiography, part memoir of Hiss, part thriller, and also a reminder of what happens when a society becomes infected by the paranoia that produced the American 'Red Scare' after the First and Second World Wars."—Brand: Skyhorse Publishing.

Charles Gets Mad At Don over Whittaker Chambers Bio Book And The Nixion Book In. Funny!. Quotes: Don: Let me just say, Fine I was just glad to. Hiss was released from prison in Nov.,his term shortened for good conduct.

In he wrote In the Court of Public Opinion, in which he denied all charges against him. Hiss maintained his innocence to his death; Soviet files made public in convinced most observers that he had been guilty, but controversy lingers.

The book encompasses familiar biographies of Alger Hiss, a Baltimore-raised brilliant student of Johns Hopkins and Harvard Law School who went on to become a high-level U.S. State Department officer, and Whittaker Chambers, a Columbia University dropout of exceptional writing ability who became a senior Time editor.

By contrast and comparison Author: Christina Shelton. The very essence of simplicity, this book introduces readers to animal sounds as well as the habitats--woods, barnyard, jungle--where the critters may be found.

The text is minimal (``crickets. A good book, by the way, if you are interested in the ‘Machiavellian’ politics of Nixon. Hiss and HUAC collectively launched the career of the then-neophyte politician, Richard Nixon, newly elected to Congress. It was a milestone for him. Hiss was highly respected and.

In his book Secrecy: The American Experience, Moynihan wrote, "Belief in the guilt or innocence of Alger Hiss became a defining issue in American intellectual life. Parts of the American government had conclusive evidence of his guilt, but they never told."Education: Johns Hopkins University, Harvard Law School.

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