It can't happen here: a novel

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Doubleday, Doran & Company, Inc., 1935 - Anti-fascist movements - 458 pages
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A New England newspaper editor fights to destroy the fascist dictatorship established by President Berzelius Windrip in this work that prophesies the coming of totalitarianism in the United States.

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User Review  - tloeffler - LibraryThing

A precursor to Philip Roth's "Plot Against America," Lewis wrote this book in 1935 to show the dangers of Fascism coming to the United States. The story takes place between 1936 and 1939. Berzelius ... Read full review

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Lewis's depression era classic is, like many of his other works, lengthy and somewhat turgid prose, filled with a veritable stable of stock characters and broad stereotypes; the main character ... Read full review

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