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Author Brimner, Larry Dane, author.

Title Blacklisted! : Hollywood, the Cold War, and the First Amendment / Larry Dane Brimner.

Publication Info. Honesdale, Pennsylvania : Calkins Creek, an imprint of Highlights, [2018]


Location Call No. Status
 GDL Central Library Children's Non-fiction    j 323 BRI    Available
1 copy being processed for GDL Central Library Children's Non-fiction.
Edition First edition.
Description 171 pages : illustrations ; 25 cm
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Summary Recounts the 1947 government investigation into the motion picture industry by the House Un-American Activities Committee.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 143-145), filmography (page 145), and index.
Contents Summoned to Washington -- The government investigates its own citizens -- Taking the stand : taking a stand -- Verdict -- After their fall.
Subject United States. Congress. House. Committee on Un-American Activities -- History -- 20th century -- Juvenile literature.
Communism and motion pictures -- United States -- Juvenile literature.
Blacklisting of entertainers -- United States -- History -- 20th century -- Juvenile literature.
Blacklisting of authors -- United States -- History -- 20th century -- Juvenile literature.
Communism -- United States -- Juvenile literature.
Motion picture industry -- United States -- History -- Juvenile literature.
ISBN 9781620916032

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