Home » Gavilan: A Story of Hollywood During the McCarthy Era by Pamela Dell
Gavilan: A Story of Hollywood During the McCarthy Era Pamela Dell

Gavilan: A Story of Hollywood During the McCarthy Era

Pamela Dell

Published August 1st 2003
ISBN : 9781591870418
Hardcover
48 pages
Enter the sum

 About the Book 

How much do you need to sacrifice to speak against what you believe is wrong? Ben is still a young boy when he discovers the answer to this question. The year is 1954 and Bens family has been torn apart by the Hollywood blacklist. When neighborhoodMoreHow much do you need to sacrifice to speak against what you believe is wrong? Ben is still a young boy when he discovers the answer to this question. The year is 1954 and Bens family has been torn apart by the Hollywood blacklist. When neighborhood bullies call his father a communist, Ben realizes the importance of standing up for what he believes in. Through Bens eyes, readers learn about the McCarthy era, its effects on Hollywood, and the true meaning of freedom.