McCarthyism and the communist threat

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Provides a detailed account of Senator Joseph McCarthy and his anti-Communist "witch hunts" of the 1950s. Also explores the how the McCarthy era shaped the trajectory of American politics and culture for decades to come. Includes a narrative overview, biographical profiles, primary source documents, and other helpful features.
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Grouping Title mccarthyism and the communist threat
Grouping Author hillstrom kevin
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display_description Presents a narrative history of McCarthyism and the threat of Communism, describing early American fears and the impact of McCarthyism on American culture, and including biographies of Ray Cohn, Martin Dies, Alger Hiss, J. Edgar Hoover, Joseph McCarthy, Arthur Miller, Edward R. Murrow, and Joseph Welch, along with primary source materials, a chronology, and other resources.
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series Defining moments
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subject_facet Anti-communist movements -- History, Anti-communist movements -- United States -- History -- 20th century, Electronic books, Legislators, Legislators -- United States -- Biography, McCarthy, Joseph, -- 1908-1957, United States. -- Congress. -- Senate, United States. -- Congress. -- Senate -- Biography, United States. -- Congress. -- Senate. -- Biography
title_display McCarthyism and the communist threat
title_full McCarthyism and the communist threat / Kevin Hillstrom
title_short McCarthyism and the communist threat
topic_facet Anti-communist movements, History, Legislators, McCarthy, Joseph