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Life behind the Iron Curtain. Document of the Communistic Coup in Czechoslovakia.

Chicago: National Alliance of Czech Catholics, 1949. Octavo (26 × 14.5 cm). Publisher's stapled pictorial wrappers; 88, [1] pp. Small tear to wrapper; pencil note to title (gift of author); else very good.

English translation of this anti-communist account of the 1948 takeover, which appeared in Czech the same year. Frontispeace features caricature of Stalin carrying a whip, with the caption "The gospel according to 'St. Marx'." No other copies in the trade as of December 2018. KVK, OCLC show eleven copies.

Book ID: P6224

Price: $50.00