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Fear itself : the New Deal and the origins of our time

Author: Ira Katznelson
Publisher: New York : Liveright Publishing Corporation, [2013] ©2013
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : First editionView all editions and formats
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Redefining our traditional understanding of the New Deal, this book finally examines this pivotal American era through a sweeping international lens that juxtaposes a struggling democracy with enticing ideologies like Fascism and Communism. Historian Ira Katznelson asserts that, during the 1930s and 1940s, American democracy was rescued yet distorted by a unified band of southern lawmakers who safeguarded racial  Read more...
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Genre/Form: History
Named Person: Franklin Delano Roosevelt
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Ira Katznelson
ISBN: 9780871404503 0871404508 9780871407382 0871407388
OCLC Number: 783163618
Description: xii, 706 pages ; 25 cm
Contents: Introduction : Triumph and sorrow --
pt. 1. Fight against fear --
A journey without maps --
Pilot, judge, senator --
"Strong medicine" --
pt. 2. Southern cage --
American with a difference --
Jim Crow Congress --
Ballots for soldiers --
pt. 3. Emergency --
Radical moment --
The first crusade --
Unrestricted war --
pt. 4. Democracy's price --
Public procedures, private interests --
"Wildest hopes" --
Armed and loyal --
Epilogue : January 1953.
Other Titles: New Deal and the origins of our time
Responsibility: Ira Katznelson.
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A Kirkus Reviews Best Book of 2013 "Fear Itself deeply reconceptualizes the New Deal and raises countless provocative questions."-David Kennedy, Pulitzer Prize-winning author of Freedom from Fear

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"All of Fear Itself is suffused with the same sense of pure terror during the Roosevelt and Truman years as, say, Philip Roth's The Plot Against America. It's easy to forget not just how dangerous Read more...

 
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