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Review: The Rise and Fall of Senator Joe McCarthyUser Review - Anna Ligtenberg - Goodreads
ISBN 0618610588 - For ages 12 and up. I love history, particularly political history, so choosing to read this one was an easy pick. Joe McCarthy, a man who set some stunningly low bars for behavior ... Read full review
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Review: The Rise and Fall of Senator Joe McCarthyUser Review - Goodreads
Well written, well researched, thorough biography. Its aimed at a youngish audience – it would make the perfect expanded background reading for 8th and 9th graders who have only read a few paragraphs about McCarthyism in their history text books.
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