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The rise and fall of Senator Joe McCarthy

Author: James Giblin
Publisher: Boston, Mass. : Houghton Mifflin Harcourt ; Godalming : Melia [distributor], 2010.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : Juvenile audience : EnglishView all editions and formats
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When Cold War tension was at its height, Joseph ('called as Joe') McCarthy conducted an anti-Communist crusade endorsed by millions of Americans, despite his unfair and unconstitutional methods. This  Read more...

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Genre/Form: Biography
History
Juvenile works
Juvenile literature
Biography Juvenile literature
Named Person: Joseph McCarthy; Joseph McCarthy
Material Type: Biography, Juvenile audience
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: James Giblin
ISBN: 9780618610587 0618610588
OCLC Number: 528397741
Description: pages cm
Responsibility: James Cross Giblin.

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