Week of June 18, 2012


In the News: Forty years ago on June 17, 1972, five men were arrested for breaking in to the Watergate complex which served as the headquarters to the Democratic National Committee.


1973 Nervous Breakdown: Watergate, Warhol, and the Birth of Post-Sixties America
By Andreas Killen. Bloomsbury, 2006
Call Number: E169.12 .K463 2006

Abuse of Power: The New Nixon Tapes
Edited by Stanley I. Kutler. Five Press, 1997
Call Number: E860 .A26 1997

All the President’s Men
By Carl Bernstein and Bob Woodward. Simon & Schuster, 1974
Call Number: E856 .B4

American Spy: My Secret History in the CIA, Watergate, and Beyond
By E. Howard Hunt. John Wiley & Sons, 2007
Call Number: E840.8 .H86 A3 2007

Break-In (streaming video)
By Paul Mitchell. BBC, 1994
Call Number: Available online via American History in Video

The Conviction of Richard Nixon: The Untold Story of the Frost/Nixon Interviews
By James Reston, Jr. Harmony Books, 2007
Call Number: E856 .R47 2007

The Cover-Up (streaming video)
By Paul Mitchell. BBC, 1994
Call Number: Available online via American History in Video

The Final Days
By Bob Woodward and Carl Bernstein. Simon and Schuster, 1976
Call Number: E861 .B47

By Peter Morgan. Faber and Faber, 2006
Call Number: PR6113 .O745 F76 2006

Frost/Nixon (DVD)
Directed by Ron Howard. Universal Studios Home Entertainment, 2009
Call Number: PN1997.2 .F7678 2009 (Boca Raton Media Center)

A G-Man’s Life: The FBI, Being “Deep Throat,” and the Struggle for Honor in Washington
By mark Felt and John O’Connor. Public Affairs, 2006
Call Number: HV7911 .F446 2006

In Nixon’s Web: A Year in the Crosshairs of Watergate
By L. Patrick Gray III. Henry Holt and Co., 2008
Call Number: E860 .G73 2008

Nixon’s Darkest Secrets: The Inside Story of America’s Most Troubled President
By Don Fulsom. Thomas Dunne Books, 2012
Call Number: E856 .F85 2012

Nixon in Winter
By Monica Crowley. Random House, 1998
Call Number: E856 .C75 1998

Observing the Nixon Years: “Notes and Comment” from The New Yorker on the Vietnam War and the Watergate Crisis, 1969-1975
By Jonathan Schell. Vintage Books, 1990
Call Number: E855 .S356 1990

The Secret Man: The Story of Watergate’s Deep Throat
By Bob Woodward. Simon & Schuster, 2005
Call Number: E860 .W67 2005

The Secret Plot to Make Ted Kennedy President: Inside the Real Watergate Conspiracy
By Geoff Shepard. Sentinel, 2008
Call Number: E860 .S53 2008

Shadow: Five Presidents and the Legacy of Watergate
By Bob Woodward. Simon & Schuster, 1999
Call Number: E839.5 .W66 1999 (Also available as an audiobook: E839.5 .W66 1999rb, Boca Raton Media Center)

Watergate: A Brief History with Documents
Edited by Stanley I. Kuttler. Wiley-Blackwell, 2010
Call Number: E860 .W363 2010

Watergate: Chronology of a Crisis
By Congressional Quarterly, 1975
Call Number: Available online via EBSCOhost

Watergate: A Novel (Also featured on the Summer Reading 2012 blog post)
By Thomas Mallon. Pantheon Books, 2012
Call Number: PS3563 .A43157 W38 2012

Watergate: The Presidential Scandal That Shook America
By Keith W. Olson. Univeristy Press of Kansas, 2003
Call Number: E860 .O47 2003

The Watergate Crisis
By Michael A. Genovese. Greenwood Press, 1999
Call Number: E860 .G46 1999

Watergate Remembered: The Legacy for American Politics
Edited by Michael A. Genovese and Iwan W. Morgan. Palgrave Macmillan, 2012
Call Number: E860 .W38 2012

Watergate’s Legacy and the Press: The Investigative Impulse
By Jon Marshall. Northwestern University Press, 2011
Call Number: PN4888 .I56 M37 2011

“We Have a Duty”: The Supreme Court and the Watergate Tapes Litigation
By Howard Ball. Greenwood Press, 1990
Call Number: KF228 .U5 B345 1990