Radio Free Europe's "Crusade for freedom" [electronic resource] : rallying Americans behind Cold War broadcasting, 1950-1960 / Richard H. Cummings
- Cummings, Richard H., 1944-
- Jefferson, N.C. : McFarland & Company, Inc., 
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- Physical Description:
- 1 online resource (viii, 257 pages) : illustrations
- How it all began -- A roll call of all Americans who love freedom -- Help truth fight Communism : join the crusade for freedom -- From freedom-grams to flying saucers -- Help stop World War III before it starts : with truth dollars! -- How you can help fight Communism! -- Newspaper boys and balloons against Communists -- The one thing the Iron Curtain can't keep out-truth -- Freedom is not free! -- Truth broadcasts, bowling and Harlem Globetrotters -- Concluding the crusade for freedom.
- "This book takes an in-depth look at Radio Free Europe's "Crusade for Freedom," from 1950 to 1960, revealing how its unmatched pageantry of patriotism led to the creation of a dynamic movement involving not only the government but also private industry, mass media, academia, religious leaders, and, lastly, "the average Joe"--Provided by publisher.
- 9780786462070 (electronic bk.)
0786462078 (electronic bk.)
- Description based on print version record.
AVAILABLE ONLINE TO AUTHORIZED PSU USERS.
- Bibliography Note:
- Includes bibliographical references and index.
- Technical Details:
- Mode of access: World Wide web.
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