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Watergate (Turning Points in American History)

Scott Westerfeld

Watergate (Turning Points in American History)

by Scott Westerfeld

  • 127 Want to read
  • 34 Currently reading

Published by Silver Burdett Press .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • General,
  • Children"s All Ages - Nonfiction - True Crime,
  • Juvenile literature,
  • Watergate Affair, 1972-1974,
  • Politics/International Relations

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages64
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL9790722M
    ISBN 100382241207
    ISBN 109780382241208
    OCLC/WorldCa23386742

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      The Paperback of the Watergate: The Hoax by Ashton Gray at Barnes & Noble. FREE Shipping on $35 or more! Due to COVID, orders may be delayed. Thank you for your patience. Book 1Marie Owens moves to a new town, new school. Her white married professor seems to have an interesting attraction to black women, especially Marie. Brand: Chalet Books. This is a wonderful book, particuarly if you lived through Watergate, and even if you didn't. Mallon tackles the whole affairs from the viewpoint of richly drawn characters who come right out of the pages of newspapers -- E. Howard Hunt, Mrs. Nixon, Alice Longworth Roosevelt, Magruder, Dean, Woods, and of course Nixon himself.

    Book endorsed by Liddy in his first major statement about Watergate case, prompting Dean to sue Liddy, Colodny and Gettlin for defamation. Dean's case was dismissed and settled out of court; DNC secretary Ida "Maxine" Wells, also implicated by Liddy in call-girl coverup, sued for defamation but jury in that case deadlock and judge dismissed.   This is a fine book from an insider’s perspective, by the woman who left the Department of Justice after a few years to become the sole female on the trial team of the Watergate special.


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Months before Nixon’s resignation, reporters Bob Woodward and Carl Bernstein were already knee-deep in their investigation of the Watergate scandal. Watergate affair, in U.S. history, series of scandals involving the administration of President Richard M.

Nixon; more specifically, the burglarizing of the Democratic party national headquarters in the Watergate apartment complex in Washington, D.C. The Watergate Break-in On Jpolice apprehended five men attempting to break into and wiretap. Obstruction of justice, the specter of impeachment, sexism at work, shocking revelations: Jill Wine-Banks takes us inside her trial by fire as a Watergate prosecutor.

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Pres. Richard M. Nixon that were revealed following the arrest of five burglars at Democratic National Committee (DNC) headquarters in the Watergate office-apartment-hotel complex in Washington, D.C., on J On August 9,facing likely impeachment.

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The Watergate is a captivating inside look at the passengers and crew of this legendary building. The book reveals that accounts of the break in have been deliberately falsified by a CIA cover story.

One of the most important political events in American history, the Watergate affair, came to a dramatic end in with the resignation in disgrace of President Richard M. Nixon. A timely reminder of a notorious scandal that resulted in a president’s impeachment. InWine-Banks, now a legal analyst for MSNBC and formerly Illinois solicitor general and deputy attorney general, joined a government task force assigned to investigate the Nixon administration’s burglary of the Democratic National Committee headquarters in the.

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The Watergate break-in was strictly based on one thing - the pedophile records that were being kept at the Democratic National Headquarters. - Det. James Rothstein, NYPD, Retired In OctoberI presented at a Trauma and Dissociation conference in Seattle, USA.

Following my talk, one attendee approached me in the hotel lobby where my.