IN THE REVIEW

Was Alger Hiss Framed?

Alger Hiss: The True Story

by John Chabot Smith
Since Alger Hiss was convicted at his second trial for perjury in 1950, most of the books on the Hiss-Chambers case have been written by partisans of Hiss who believe he was framed; and most have largely rehashed the very evidence available at the trials, using it to attack Chambers’s …