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The Crucible

Arthur Miller

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  • 144 sidor
  • 2000
Arthur Miller's classic parable of mass hysteria draws a chilling parallel between the Salem witch-hunt of 1692 - 'one of the strangest and most awful chapters in human history' - and the American anti-communist purges led by Senator McCarthy in the 1950s. The story of how the small community of Salem is stirred into madness by superstition, paranoia and malice, culminating in a violent climax, is a savage attack on the evils of mindless persecution and the terrifying power of false accusations. A depiction of innocent men and women destroyed by malicious rumour, The Crucible is also a powerful indictment of McCarthyism and the 'frontier mentality' of Cold War America.
  • Författare: Arthur Miller
  • Format: Pocket/Paperback
  • ISBN: 9780141182551
  • Språk: Engelska
  • Antal sidor: 144
  • Utgivningsdatum: 2000-02-01
  • Förlag: Penguin Classics