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The plot against America

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Full title plot against america
Author roth philip
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When the renowned aviation hero and rabid isolationist Charles A. Lindbergh defeated Franklin Roosevelt by a landslide in the 1940 presidential election, fear invaded every Jewish household in America. Not only had Lindbergh, in a nationwide radio address, publicly blamed the Jews for selfishly pushing America toward a pointless war with Nazi Germany, but upon taking office as the thirty-third president of the United States, he negotiated a cordial “understanding" with Adolf Hitler, whose conquest of Europe and virulent anti-Semitic policies he appeared to accept without difficulty. What then followed in America is the historical setting for this startling new book by Pulitzer Prize–winner Philip Roth, who recounts what it was like for his Newark family — and for a million such families all over the country — during the menacing years of the Lindbergh presidency, when American citizens who happened to be Jews had every reason to expect...

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subject_facet Alternative histories (Fiction), Antisemitism -- Fiction, Audiobooks, Jewish families -- Fiction, Jewish fiction, Jews -- Fiction, Jews -- United States -- Fiction, Lindbergh, Charles A. -- (Charles Augustus), -- 1902-1974 -- Fiction, Newark (N.J.) -- Fiction, Newark (N.Y.) -- Fiction, Political fiction, American, Presidents -- Election -- Fiction, Presidents -- United States -- Election -- Fiction, Presidents -- United States -- Fiction
title_display The plot against America
title_full The Plot Against America, The plot against America / Philip Roth, The plot against America [sound recording] / Philip Roth
title_short The plot against America
topic_facet Alternative histories (Fiction), Antisemitism, Audiobooks, Election, Fiction, Historical Fiction, Jewish families, Jewish fiction, Jews, Lindbergh, Charles A, Literature, Political fiction, American, Presidents