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A good American family : the red scare and my father, David Maraniss

Label
A good American family : the red scare and my father
Title
A good American family
Title remainder
the red scare and my father
Statement of responsibility
David Maraniss
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"A personal story of the author's father's involvement in HUAC that offers a ... portrait of McCarthy-era America"--
Summary
An account of the mid-twentieth-century Red Scare and its impact on families describes how the author's World War II veteran father was spied on by the FBI, accused of communist sympathies, fired from his job, and blacklisted
Tone
Writing style
Assigning source
Provided by publisher
Biography type
contains biographical information
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10775995
Cataloging source
LBSOR/DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Maraniss, David
Dewey number
320.97309/04
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
E743.5
LC item number
.M36 2019
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Maraniss, David
  • Maraniss, Elliott
  • Anti-communist movements
  • United States
  • United States
Target audience
adult
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/titleRemainder
the Red Scare and my father
Label
A good American family : the red scare and my father, David Maraniss
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The imperfect S -- In from the cold -- Outside the gate -- Red menace -- Wheelman wood -- Negro, not niggra -- A new world coming -- A brief Spanish inquisition -- The runner -- Named -- Ace and mary -- Fear and loathing -- Something in the wind -- Legless -- Know your men -- Why I fight -- In the blood -- The power of America -- The Virginian -- Foley square -- Committee men -- A good American family -- March 12, 1952 -- The whole pattern of a life -- Witches or traitors -- American wanderers -- Epilogue. second acts
Control code
2018030144
Dimensions
25 cm
Edition
First Simon & Schuster hardcover edition.
Extent
416 pages
Isbn
9781501178375
Lccn
2018030144
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)1061863527
Label
A good American family : the red scare and my father, David Maraniss
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The imperfect S -- In from the cold -- Outside the gate -- Red menace -- Wheelman wood -- Negro, not niggra -- A new world coming -- A brief Spanish inquisition -- The runner -- Named -- Ace and mary -- Fear and loathing -- Something in the wind -- Legless -- Know your men -- Why I fight -- In the blood -- The power of America -- The Virginian -- Foley square -- Committee men -- A good American family -- March 12, 1952 -- The whole pattern of a life -- Witches or traitors -- American wanderers -- Epilogue. second acts
Control code
2018030144
Dimensions
25 cm
Edition
First Simon & Schuster hardcover edition.
Extent
416 pages
Isbn
9781501178375
Lccn
2018030144
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)1061863527

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