It Can't Happen Here

It Can't Happen Here

by Scott Parker, Sinclair Lewis
     
 

It Can't Happen Here is a semi-satirical political novel by Sinclair Lewis published in 1935. It features newspaperman Doremus Jessup struggling against the fascist regime of President Berzelius "Buzz" Windrip, who resembles Gerald B. Winrod, the Kansas evangelist whose far-right views earned him the nickname "The Jayhawk Nazi". It serves as a warning that political… See more details below

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It Can't Happen Here is a semi-satirical political novel by Sinclair Lewis published in 1935. It features newspaperman Doremus Jessup struggling against the fascist regime of President Berzelius "Buzz" Windrip, who resembles Gerald B. Winrod, the Kansas evangelist whose far-right views earned him the nickname "The Jayhawk Nazi". It serves as a warning that political movements akin to Nazism can come to power in countries such as the United States when people blindly support their leaders.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
2940149427048
Publisher:
Scott Parker
Publication date:
03/30/2014
Sold by:
Barnes & Noble
Format:
NOOK Book
Sales rank:
1,038,731
File size:
2 MB

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