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Jul 13, 2021

The 2011 biopic from Clint Eastwood offers a look into the life of J. Edgar Hoover. Today we'll be talking to author and former FBI agent Paul Letersky, who was Hoover's assistant in the FBI.

 

Want to learn more?

Get Paul's book The Director: My Years Assisting J. Edgar Hoover

https://bookshop.org/a/9789/9781982164706

 

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