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

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  • 1 of 1 copy available at Hood River County Library District.

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Summary:

Discusses the case "of 19 men from the film industry who were investigated for suspected Communist ties during the Cold War, and the 10--known as the Hollywood Ten--who were blacklisted for standing up for their First Amendment rights and refusing to cooperate"--Publisher's description.
Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Circulation Modifier Age Hold Protection Active/Create Date Status Due Date
Hood River County Library YA 323 BRI 2018 (Text) 33892100566471 Young Adult Non-Fiction Book None 11/06/2018 Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 9781620916032
  • Physical Description: 171 pages : illustrations ; 25 cm
  • Edition: First edition.
  • Publisher: Honesdale, Pennsylvania : Calkins Creek, an imprint of Highlights, 2018.

Content descriptions

Bibliography, etc. Note:
Includes bibliographical references (pages 143-147) and index.
Formatted Contents Note:
Summoned to Washington -- The government investigates its own citizens -- Taking the stand : taking a stand -- Verdict -- After their fall.
Summary, etc.:
Discusses the case "of 19 men from the film industry who were investigated for suspected Communist ties during the Cold War, and the 10--known as the Hollywood Ten--who were blacklisted for standing up for their First Amendment rights and refusing to cooperate"--Publisher's description.
Target Audience Note:
1230L Lexile.
Subject: Motion picture industry > Political aspects > United States > History > 20th century > Juvenile literature.
Communism and motion pictures > United States > Juvenile literature.
Blacklisting of entertainers > United States > History > Juvenile literature.
Blacklisting of authors > United States > History > Juvenile literature.
Screenwriters > Political activity > United States > Juvenile literature.
Motion picture producers and directors > Political activity > United States > Juvenile literature.
United States. Congress. House. Committee on Un-American Activities > Juvenile literature.

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