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The McCarthy era, Myra Immell, book editor

Label
The McCarthy era
Title
The McCarthy era
Statement of responsibility
Myra Immell, book editor
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Discusses the anti-Communist movement in the United States in the mid-twentieth century, spearheaded by Senator Joseph McCarthy, and examines the controversies surrounding the era and personal narrative of the time
Biography type
contains biographical information
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
973.921/092
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
LC call number
E743.5
LC item number
.M368 2011
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Series statement
Perspectives on modern world history
Target audience
juvenile
Label
The McCarthy era, Myra Immell, book editor
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
Foreword -- Introduction -- World map -- Chapter 1: Historical Background On The McCarthy Era: -- 1: McCarthy era: an overview / Joseph Patterson Hyder -- 2: President Truman orders a loyalty check / Times (London) correspondent -- 3: Execution of Julius and Ethel Rosenberg / Guardian -- 4: Look into one day of the McCarthy-Army hearings / Washington Post -- 5: McCarthy remains popular with many voters / Al L Otten, David O Ives, and William A Otark -- Chapter 2: Controversies Surrounding The McCarthy Era: -- 1: Loyalty program will protect individuals' freedoms / Harry S Truman -- 2: Loyalty program does not safeguard individuals' freedoms / Chester E Holifield -- 3: McCarthy claims Communist Party member hold government jobs / Joseph McCarthy -- 4: Politics of fear must end / Margaret Chase Smith -- 5: Rosebergs did not get a fair trial / National Committee to reopen the Rosenberg case -- 6: McCarthy has been unfairly condemned / Ray Wannall -- 7: McCarthyism was not about Soviet spies / William Pfaff -- 8: New McCarthyism is on the rise / People for the American way -- 9: Not all criticism is McCarthyism / Jonathan Danzig -- Chapter 3: Personal Narratives: -- 1: Scientist and his wife speak out about being falsely accused / Jerry Manheim and Sylvia Manheim, interviewed by Griffin Farfiello -- 2: Environmentalist recalls the McCarthy period / Hazel Wolf -- 3: Scholar remembers going one-on-one with McCarthy / William Mandel -- 4: Teen supports Ethel and Julius Rosenberg's innocence / Dorothy M Zellner -- 5: Writer recounts growing up with left-wing parents / Patricia Lynden -- Glossary -- Chronology -- For further reading -- Index
Control code
sky233145875
Dimensions
24 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
170 p.
Isbn
9780737752601
Lccn
2010043629
Other physical details
ill. (some col.), col. maps
System control number
a1828869
Label
The McCarthy era, Myra Immell, book editor
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
Foreword -- Introduction -- World map -- Chapter 1: Historical Background On The McCarthy Era: -- 1: McCarthy era: an overview / Joseph Patterson Hyder -- 2: President Truman orders a loyalty check / Times (London) correspondent -- 3: Execution of Julius and Ethel Rosenberg / Guardian -- 4: Look into one day of the McCarthy-Army hearings / Washington Post -- 5: McCarthy remains popular with many voters / Al L Otten, David O Ives, and William A Otark -- Chapter 2: Controversies Surrounding The McCarthy Era: -- 1: Loyalty program will protect individuals' freedoms / Harry S Truman -- 2: Loyalty program does not safeguard individuals' freedoms / Chester E Holifield -- 3: McCarthy claims Communist Party member hold government jobs / Joseph McCarthy -- 4: Politics of fear must end / Margaret Chase Smith -- 5: Rosebergs did not get a fair trial / National Committee to reopen the Rosenberg case -- 6: McCarthy has been unfairly condemned / Ray Wannall -- 7: McCarthyism was not about Soviet spies / William Pfaff -- 8: New McCarthyism is on the rise / People for the American way -- 9: Not all criticism is McCarthyism / Jonathan Danzig -- Chapter 3: Personal Narratives: -- 1: Scientist and his wife speak out about being falsely accused / Jerry Manheim and Sylvia Manheim, interviewed by Griffin Farfiello -- 2: Environmentalist recalls the McCarthy period / Hazel Wolf -- 3: Scholar remembers going one-on-one with McCarthy / William Mandel -- 4: Teen supports Ethel and Julius Rosenberg's innocence / Dorothy M Zellner -- 5: Writer recounts growing up with left-wing parents / Patricia Lynden -- Glossary -- Chronology -- For further reading -- Index
Control code
sky233145875
Dimensions
24 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
170 p.
Isbn
9780737752601
Lccn
2010043629
Other physical details
ill. (some col.), col. maps
System control number
a1828869

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