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The Resource The life and lies of Paul Crouch : communist, opportunist, Cold War snitch, Gregory S. Taylor, (electronic resource)

The life and lies of Paul Crouch : communist, opportunist, Cold War snitch, Gregory S. Taylor, (electronic resource)

Label
The life and lies of Paul Crouch : communist, opportunist, Cold War snitch
Title
The life and lies of Paul Crouch
Title remainder
communist, opportunist, Cold War snitch
Statement of responsibility
Gregory S. Taylor
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Taylor traces the life of Paul Crouch (1903-1955), an infamous paid informant for the federal government during the McCarthy era. Taylor not only highlights Crouch's unusual life, but also examines the dangers of ideologues
Cataloging source
FUG/DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Taylor, Gregory S
Dewey number
  • 363.25/2092
  • B
LC call number
E748.C949
LC item number
T39 2014
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Crouch, Paul
  • Informers
  • Communists
  • Cold War
  • Communism
  • Anti-communist movements
Label
The life and lies of Paul Crouch : communist, opportunist, Cold War snitch, Gregory S. Taylor, (electronic resource)
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 309-316) and index
Contents
Introduction: The most dangerous man in America -- Childhood and youth, 1903-1924 -- The Hawaiian Communist League, 1924-1927 -- "Paul Crouch, Bolshevik," 1927-1932 -- District organizer, 1932-1937 -- Questioning communism, 1938-1947 -- "Then came the conversion," 1947-1949 -- Professional informant, 1950-1951 -- Limelight, 1952-1953 -- Atomic secrets, 1953-1954 -- "Let me at him!" 1954 -- "Is Paul Crouch reliable?" 1954 -- "A lonely and despised man," 1955 and beyond
Control code
OCM1bookssj0001132498
Dimensions
unknown
Isbn
9780813049205
Lccn
2013038959
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(WaSeSS)bookssj0001132498
Label
The life and lies of Paul Crouch : communist, opportunist, Cold War snitch, Gregory S. Taylor, (electronic resource)
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 309-316) and index
Contents
Introduction: The most dangerous man in America -- Childhood and youth, 1903-1924 -- The Hawaiian Communist League, 1924-1927 -- "Paul Crouch, Bolshevik," 1927-1932 -- District organizer, 1932-1937 -- Questioning communism, 1938-1947 -- "Then came the conversion," 1947-1949 -- Professional informant, 1950-1951 -- Limelight, 1952-1953 -- Atomic secrets, 1953-1954 -- "Let me at him!" 1954 -- "Is Paul Crouch reliable?" 1954 -- "A lonely and despised man," 1955 and beyond
Control code
OCM1bookssj0001132498
Dimensions
unknown
Isbn
9780813049205
Lccn
2013038959
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(WaSeSS)bookssj0001132498

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