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E169.12.S295 1995
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TITLE: Previous convictions : a journey through the 1950s / by Nora Sayre.
AUTHOR: Sayre, Nora.
PUBLISHED: New Brunswick, N.J. : Rutgers University Press, c1995.
DESCRIPTION: xi, 462 p. ; 25 cm.
NOTES: Includes bibliographical references (p. [441]-447) and index.
NOTES: Publisher's Weekly
NOTES: New York Times
NOTES: Kirkus Review
NOTES: Explores the history of the 1950s through investigation of three generations--those who came of age in the 1920s and were middle-aged in the fifties; young people who came of age in the middle decade; and radicals who came of age in the 1930s, making up the American leftists who were targets of anti-communist sentiments of the 1950s.
NOTES: Interest level: Adult
SUBJECT: United States--Civilization--1945-
SUBJECT: Anti-Communist movements--United States--History.
SUBJECT: Authors, American--20th century--Political and social views.
SUBJECT: Radicalism--United States--History--20th century.
SUBJECT: Sayre, Nora--Childhood and youth.
SUBJECT: United States--Civilization.
SUBJECT: Anticommunist movements--History.
SUBJECT: Radicalism--United States--History.
SUBJECT: Sayre, Nora.

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