The Crucible In History

Arthur Miller, in a 2002 BBC recording, places his play about the witch trials of Salem in the context of the era of the Communist witch-hunt led by McCarthy.

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Arthur Miller reads from his own book `The Crucible in History', an account of the postwar anti-Communist paranoia which gripped America at the height of McCarthyism.

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