The Chips Are Down: The Story of Communism's 'War to Death' With Capitalism. Anti-Communism, William E. Van Hemert.

The Chips Are Down: The Story of Communism's 'War to Death' With Capitalism

Cleveland: Sherman Rogers Publications, 1951. First Edition, First Printing.

Small Octavo (7 3/4 x 5 1/2 inches; 195 x 138 mm), 71, [1] pages in stapled pictorial wrappers.

The author gets right down to business in the first line of this pamphlet: "We are at war with communism!" Published during the Korean War, the pamphlet says communism is trying to dominate the world. Van Hemert also says capitalism is far superior to communism and notes the Soviets haven't been able to deliver a decent standard of living to their own citizens. Profusely illustrated by Vernon Lind (including the cover).

This pamphlet is scarce. OCLC shows only three institutional holdings, at Michigan, Northern Michigan, and Utah State. Scarce in commerce as well.

CONDITION: Wrappers and pages lightly toned, pages clean and unmarked. A Very Good copy. Item #2003

Price: $60.00