It Can't Happen Here - Sinclair Lewis

It Can't Happen Here

By Sinclair Lewis

  • Release Date: 2021-01-23
  • Genre: Fiction & Literature
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Written by by American author Sinclair Lewis, 'It Can't Happen Here' is a semi-satirical political novel. It was first published in the year 1935, during the rise of fascism in Europe. It describes the rise of Berzelius "Buzz" Windrip, a politician who defeats Franklin Delano Roosevelt and is elected President of the United States, after fomenting fear and promising drastic economic and social reforms while promoting a return to patriotism and "traditional" values.