Books tagged: mccarthyism

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Still Time to Live: A Biography of Jack Belden
Price: $12.99 USD. Words: 95,330. Language: English. Published: June 15, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Historical biography
TIME-LIFE correspondent Jack Belden covered war and only war reporting from China, Burma, North Africa and Europe in the 1930s and 1940s. Now, in this first-ever biography of an American original -- described by Edgar Snow as “mad and gifted” -- we see him wounded in battle fighting his way back to the front lines only to be wounded again, perhaps irreparably, by the ravages of McCarthyism.
Study Guide: The Crucible (A BookCaps Study Guide)
Series: Study Guides, Book 35. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 7,830. Language: English. Published: December 7, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Study guides
The perfect companion to Arthur Miller's "The Crucible," this study guide contains a Act by Act analysis of the play, a summary of the plot, and a guide to major characters and themes. BookCap Study Guides do not contain text from the actual book, and are not meant to be purchased as alternatives to reading the book.
Scapegoat: The Price of Freedom
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 97,650. Language: English. Published: March 4, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Historical, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Social Issues
Rae Richen’s newest novel, Scapegoat: The Price of Freedom is set in 1953, The McCarthy era. Scapegoat explores what happens to teenager, Gib Evans, when the powerful people around him sell fear, encouraging citizens to turn on each other. Gib and friends work to stop the disaster that is set in motion, but they discover that turning off, or even deflecting mass hysteria is nearly impossible, and