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Spider Web: The Birth of American Anticommunism by Nick Fischer

24 July 2016 @ 4.30 pm - 5.30 pm

Nick Fischer’s Spider Web: The Birth of American Anticommunism (University of Illinois Press) details how anticommunist myths and propaganda influenced mainstream politics in America, and how the right’s efforts paved the way for the McCarthyite 1950s and augured the conservative backlash that would transform American politics.

The book will be launched by Stuart Macintyre AO.

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Date:
24 July 2016
Time:
4.30 pm - 5.30 pm
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Website:
http://www.readings.com.au/event/book-launch-spider-web

Venue

Readings Hawthorn
701 Glenferrie Road, Hawthorn
Melbourne, VIC Australia
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