Nightmare in Red: The McCarthy Era in Perspective / Edition 1

Nightmare in Red: The McCarthy Era in Perspective / Edition 1

by Richard M. Fried
     
 

ISBN-10: 0195043618

ISBN-13: 9780195043617

Pub. Date: 03/28/1991

Publisher: Oxford University Press, USA

Providing the most complete history of the rise and fall of the phe-nomenon known as McCarthyism, Nightmare in Red offers a riveting and comprehensive account of the many different people who became embroiled in the anti-communist fervor of mid-century America. It traces the second Red Scare's antecedents from the 1930s, to the early years of the Cold War, through the…  See more details below

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Providing the most complete history of the rise and fall of the phe-nomenon known as McCarthyism, Nightmare in Red offers a riveting and comprehensive account of the many different people who became embroiled in the anti-communist fervor of mid-century America. It traces the second Red Scare's antecedents from the 1930s, to the early years of the Cold War, through the peak of the McCarthy era, and beyond McCarthy's censure to the decline of the House Committee on Un-American Activities in the 1960s.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780195043617
Publisher:
Oxford University Press, USA
Publication date:
03/28/1991
Edition description:
Reprint
Pages:
256
Sales rank:
938,859
Product dimensions:
8.00(w) x 5.31(h) x 0.52(d)
Lexile:
1230L (what's this?)

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