Scoundrel time

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Bantam Books, 1976 - Drama - 150 pages
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Tells of her confrontation with the House Committee on Un-American Activities. Reveals the goings-on behind her decision not to take the Fifth but to testify about herself - and only herself, the hearing proceedings and why she was not prosecuted, and the effects of blacklisting on her and Dashiell Hammett.

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Miss Hellman's account of artists being run to the ground during the Black List in the middle of the twentieth century is un-put-downable. Some of the men involved with the House Committee of Un ... Read full review

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lilian is easy to read but hard to remember in detail. Read full review


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