Table of contents for Deadly farce : Harvey Matusow and the informer system in the McCarthy era / Robert M. Lichtman and Ronald D. Cohen.

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          Introduction: The Informers' Era
           1. Birth of a Party Member
           2. The Making of an Informer
           3. Hitting the Big Time
           4. Blacklists and Election Campaigns
           5. Fruits of Triumph
           6. Mixed Messages
           7. Matusow's Odyssey
           8. Writing and Recanting
           9. At Center Stage
          10. Paying the Piper
          11. Four Decades of Aftermath
          Epilogue: A Note on the Historians
          Illustrations follow page 000

Library of Congress Subject Headings for this publication: Matusow, Harvey, 1926-Informers United States Biography, Ex-communists United States Biography, False testimony United States History 20th century, Anti-communist movements United States History 20th century, Communism United States History 20th century, United States Politics and government 1945-1953