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Progressive lawyers under siege : moral panic during the McCarthy years

Author: Colin Wark; John F Galliher
Publisher: Lanham, Maryland : Lexington Books, [2015]
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Discussion of the political troubles progressive lawyers encountered during the McCarthy era, focusing on the San Francisco law firm Gladstein, Andersen and Leonard and its clients, including labor leader Harry Bridges.
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Genre/Form: History
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Wark, Colin (Colin D.).
Progressive lawyers under siege.
Lanham, MD : Lexington Books, 2015
(OCoLC)908389655
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Colin Wark; John F Galliher
ISBN: 9780739195604 0739195603
OCLC Number: 900180168
Description: ix, 286 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
Contents: Blacklisting during the Cold War --
Lawyers and the micro environments in American law firms during the 1930s to the 1960s --
San Francisco and the Bay Area during the 1930s through the 1960s --
Harry Bridges --
George R. Andersen --
Norman Leonard --
Richard Gladstein --
Conclusion : the creation of legal culture.
Responsibility: Colin Wark and John F. Galliher.

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