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Название: American Midnight: The Great War, a Violent Peace, and Democracy's Forgotten Crisis Автор: Adam Hochschild Издательство: Mariner Books ISBN: ?0358455464 Год: 2022 Формат: EPUB Страниц: 432 Размер: 30,4 МБ Язык: Английский
The nation was on the brink. Mobs burned Black churches to the ground. Courts threw thousands of people into prison for opinions they voiced—in one notable case, only in private. Self-appointed vigilantes executed tens of thousands of citizens' arrests. Some seventy-five newspapers and magazines were banned from the mail and forced to close. When the government stepped in, it was often to fan the flames.