Books written by Sinclair Lewis


It Can't Happen Here

Penguin | January 7, 2014 | 397 pages
Professor:  Prof. Jennifer Evans
Course Codes:  HIST 3907B
Semester:  Winter-2018
A cautionary tale about the rise of fascism in the United States first published in 1935. During the presidential election of 1936, Doremus Jessup, a newspaper editor, observes with dismay that many of the people he knows support the candidacy of a fascist, Berzelius Windrip. When Windrip wins the... More Info