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American Anti-Communism Combating the Enemy Within, 1830-1970 (The American Moment) by M. J. Heale

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Published by The Johns Hopkins University Press .
Written in English


  • Political ideologies,
  • 20th century,
  • c 1800 to c 1900,
  • United States,
  • Political Doctrines,
  • History - General History,
  • History - U.S.,
  • History: American,
  • USA,
  • United States - General,
  • History / United States / General,
  • Anti-communist movements,
  • History,
  • Politics and government

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The Physical Object
Number of Pages256
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL7869891M
ISBN 100801840503
ISBN 109780801840500

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In American Anticommunism Heale examines the various forms American reactions to this perceived threat have taken, from the attacks on workers in the Haymarket Riot to the widespread "witch hunts" of Senator Joe McCarthy. The American anticommunist movement has been viewed as a product of right-wing hysteria that deeply scarred our society and institutions. This book restores the struggle against communism to its historic place in American by: The Black Book of Communism - Wikipedia. In so doing, this book provides us with an intellectual pre-history of Cold War attitudes and policy positions. Table of Contents Ruotsila has produced an impressive intellectual history of British and US anti-Communism, from conservative reactions to the rise of socialism in the s through the onset of the cold war in the mid"s.".

The Top Five Anticommunist Books Ever Written. The Wall fell in The Soviets collapsed in Communism, it seems, is on its last legs in today’s 21st century world. But defenders of property and human liberty should always remain vigilant against totalitarian Leftism, which is why we’ve selected the top 5 anticommunist books ever written.   In a few short years years following the end of World War II, a new showdown between the capitalist West and communist East gradually ossified. A cold war had begun. Certain leaders of the American armed forces in Europe in were disappointed that an anti-communist war in Europe did not immediately follow the fall.   Published in , this is a comic book designed to teach people about the subversive nature of Communist infiltration. According to Wikimedia, this item is no longer in copyright as the copyright holder did not renew their claim. It is in the public domain. The Top Five Anticommunist Books Ever Written 5) Arthur Koestler’s The God That Failed is a compilation of essays by various ex-Communist writers, each detailing the reasons why they left the Left and abandoned utopian socialism.

American Anti-Communism: Combating the Enemy Within, (The American Moment) Heale, M. J. Published by Johns Hopkins University Press ().   Also present throughout the book are themes that have long occupied conservative thought: American power and war, anti-communism, religion in public life, isolationism versus intervention, regional rights, and free markets.   Taking a new look at two controversial topics, American anti-Communism and the Cold War, this book reveals the little known history of . The Black Book of Communism: Crimes, Terror, Repression is a book by Stéphane Courtois, Nicolas Werth, Andrzej Paczkowski and several other European academics documenting a history of political repressions by Communist states, including genocides, extrajudicial executions, deportations, killing populations in labor camps and artificially created Publisher: Harvard University Press.