The Life and Times of Joe McCarthy: A Biography

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Stein & Day, 1982 - Biography & Autobiography - 819 pages
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Provides an objective look at the life and career of Wisconsin Senator Joe McCarthy based on in-depth interviews and McCarthy's personal papers, discussing his motivations, actions, and the era in which he lived.

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This book about Senator McCarthy, was, though long, a quite detailed description about the senator's methods and personality in a non-judgmental way. it is great for those hoping to write a biographical essay or biography themselves!!


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Thomas C. Reeves is Professor of History at the University of Wisconsin, Parkside and Senior Fellow at the Wisconsin Policy Institute. The author of The Life and Times of Joe McCarthy and the best-selling A Question of Character: A Life of John F. Kennedy, he lives in Franksville, Wisconsin.

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