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The plot against America

Author: Philip Roth
Publisher: London : Vintage, 2004.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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When Charles A. Lindbergh defeated Franklin Roosevelt by a landslide in the 1940 presidential election, fear invaded every Jewish household in America. What then followed in America is the historical setting for this novel.
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Genre/Form: Fiction
Named Person: Charles A Lindbergh; Charles A Lindbergh
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Philip Roth
ISBN: 0099484889 9780099484882 0099478560 9780099478560
OCLC Number: 862348088
Notes: Vote for Lindbergh or vote for warLoudmouth JewFollowing ChristiansThe stumpNever beforeTheir countryThe Winchell riotsBad daysPerpetual fear.
Performer(s): Read by Ron Silver.
Awards: Winner of WH Smith Annual Literary Award 2005
Description: 471 pages ; 19 cm
Responsibility: Philip Roth.

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When the renowned aviation hero and rabid isolationist Charles A Lindbergh defeats Franklin Roosevelt by a landslide in the 1940 presidential election, fear invades every Jewish household in America.  Read more...

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"It's one of the great political novels for its depiction of how alterations in power affect ordinary men and women, and how obedience brings disaster." -- Linda Grant * New Statesman * "In his 2004 Read more...

 
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