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8vo - 21.5 x 14 cm.; 235 pp. Blue cloth with gilt lettering on spine. The first person account of Cedric Henning Belfrage and his battle against deportation during the McCarthy era. He was the editor of the National Guardian and spent 3 months in jail after defying McCarthy during which time he met Julius and Ethel Rosenberg. Previous owner's name (sticker) on ffep. The boards show edge wear - rubbing, more so on the tails and corners. The dust jacket (unclipped and in Brodart) is quite worn on the edges, faded on the spine and has sticker damage on the front, top right corner.
Title: The Frightened Giant; My Unfinished Affair with America.
Edition: First Edition
Publisher: London, UK., Martin Secker & Warburg Ltd.: 1957
Binding: Hard Cover
Book Condition: Very Good+ in Fair dust jacket
Item: 1.00 Item
Seller ID: 1621
Keywords: Mccarthyism Belfrage Rosenberg USA McCarthy National Guardian Newspaper Journalism Communism