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The Decline of American Communism

The Decline of American Communism

By David A. Shannon

Harcourt, 1959, 425 pp.

This volume, in the series on Communism in American Life sponsored by the Fund for the Republic, traces the diminishing fortunes of the Communist Party in the United States from its relatively prosperous situation at the end of the Second World War to its present state of disarray and isolation.