J edgar hoover was an embarrassment and a blight on our nations history his disregard for the constitution while presumably protecting and defending it shows how far true believers can be blinded and misguided by power. Drawing on previously unknown personal documents a study of fbi files and the presidential papers of nine administrations this biography reveals the public record and private life of j edgar hoover americas most controversial law enforcer. Reviews richard gid powers secrecy and power the life of j edgar hoover new york the free press 1987 624 pp 2795 the son and grandson of minor civil servants j edgar hoover himself entered the. Participating by video connection from new york city professor powers talked about his book secrecy and power the life of j edgar hoover he talked about the life and political influence of . The sunday school fascist there is perhaps no greater challenge in20th century american political biography than j edgar hoover whose career atop the fbi stretched from ragtime to rock from the wobblies to the warren commission and onto the threshhold of watergate
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