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LocationClark County
Call NoB McCa
TitleDemagogue : the life and long shadow of Senator Joe McCarthy / Larry Tye.
AuthorTye, Larry. author.
Total Circ0
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StatusLocationBarcodeCall NoCreated OnIssue NameCirc StatusTemp Loc
 Clark County30293101864465B McCa10/16/2020 AvailableClark County

Catalog Details

International Standard Book Number 9781328959720
International Standard Book Number 1328959724
Personal Name Tye, Larry. author.
Title Statement Demagogue : the life and long shadow of Senator Joe McCarthy / Larry Tye.
Production, Publication, Distribution, Manufacture, and Copyright Notice Boston : Houghton Mifflin Harcourt, 2020.
Physical Description 597 pages, 16 unnumbered pages of plates ; illustrations ; 24 cm.
Bibliography, Etc. Note Includes bibliographical references and index.
Formatted Contents Note Preface -- A Joe McCarthy chronology -- Author's note -- Coming alive -- Senator who? -- An ism is born -- Bully's pulpit -- Behind closed doors -- The body count -- The enablers -- Too big to bully -- The fall -- Epilogue.
Summary, Etc. "The definitive biography of the most dangerous demagogue in American history, based on first-ever access to his personal and professional papers, medical and military records, and recently-unsealed transcripts of his closed-door Congressional hearings."-- Provided by publisher.
Subject-Personal Name McCarthy, Joseph, 1908-1957.
Subject-Personal Name McCarthy, Joseph, 1908-1957 Influence.
Subject United States. Congress. Senate Biography.
Subject Added Entry - Topical Term Legislators United States Biography.
Subject Added Entry - Topical Term Anti-communist movements History. United States
Subject Added Entry - Topical Term Subversive activities History 20th century. United States
Index Term-Genre/Form Biographies.

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