It Can’t Happen Here

Sinclair Lewis. 1935.

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Sinclair Lewis’s semi-satirical novel describes the rise of a totalitarian president in the United States. Readers at the time saw resemblances between the fictional Windrip and both Louisiana Senator Huey Long and German Chancellor Adolf Hitler.

Image of It Can’t Happen Here

Sinclair Lewis’s semi-satirical novel describes the rise of a totalitarian president in the United States. Readers at the time saw resemblances between the fictional Windrip and both Louisiana Senator Huey Long and German Chancellor Adolf Hitler.

Image of It Can’t Happen Here

Sinclair Lewis’s semi-satirical novel describes the rise of a totalitarian president in the United States. Readers at the time saw resemblances between the fictional Windrip and both Louisiana Senator Huey Long and German Chancellor Adolf Hitler.

Image of It Can’t Happen Here

Sinclair Lewis’s semi-satirical novel describes the rise of a totalitarian president in the United States. Readers at the time saw resemblances between the fictional Windrip and both Louisiana Senator Huey Long and German Chancellor Adolf Hitler.

Metadata Details
Item Type Book
Title It Can’t Happen Here
Creator Sinclair Lewis
Publication Date 1935
Call Number Y 255 .L5936
Location General Collections