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The Rosenberg Letters: A Complete Edition of the Prison Correspondence of Julius and Ethel Rosenberg

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In 1950 the Cold War was escalating dramatically. The House Un-American Activities Committee hearings were in full swing. The Soviet Union had tested its first atomic bomb and anti-communist hysteria was sweeping the nation. On July 17, Julius Rosenberg, partner in a small machine shop on New York's lower east side, was arrested on charges of having recruited his brother-i ...more
Hardcover, 722 pages
Published March 1st 1994 by Garland Publishing (first published 1994)
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Sep 19, 2011 rated it really liked it
There must have been an earlier version of this book, because my parents gave it to me when I was 12. What were they thinking ? I was traumatized.
Sarah Funke
Jul 19, 2007 rated it it was ok
Still going. Long, heavy, and heavily annotated transcriptions by the Rosenbergs' older son. Interesting to dip into for Julius's self-styled p.r. campaign and touching for Ethel's growing hysteria.
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