Red Scare in Court: New York versus the International Workers Order

Red Scare in Court: New York versus the International Workers Order

By: Arthur J. Sabin (author), Howard Fast (foreword_author)Paperback

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A meticulously detailed historical account of one of the casualties of the Cold War politics of the 1950s. Arthur J. Sabin has had unprecedented access to the files of both sides, thus providing a rare "behind the scenes" portrait of the case.


Illustrations Foreword Preface Acknowledgments A Note on Sources Chapter I-Cold War-Red Scare in Perspective Chapter II-The First Twenty Years Chapter III-The Place and the Players Chapter IV-The Formal Hearing Chapter V-Into Foley Square Chapter VI-Trial Strategy and the Paid Informer Chapter VII-Ex-Communist, Ex-IWO Vice-President Chapter VIII-The State's Case Continues Chapter IX-The Role of the Press; The State Continues its Case Chapter X-Two Anti-Communist Stars Chapter XI-The Defense Begins-Haley as Architect Chapter XII-A Movie, A Founder, and an Administrator Chapter XIII-An Artist and a Black Activist Chapter XIV-With the End in Sight Chapter XV-Judge Greenberg Decides Chapter XVI-On Apppeal Chapter XVII-To the Supreme Court and Beyond Chapter XVIII-Retrospectives Afterword Index

Product Details

  • ISBN13: 9780812217049
  • Format: Paperback
  • Number Of Pages: 392
  • ID: 9780812217049
  • ISBN10: 0812217047

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