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The Resource The Great Depression : America, 1929-1941, with a new introduction by the author, Robert S. McElvaine

The Great Depression : America, 1929-1941, with a new introduction by the author, Robert S. McElvaine

Label
The Great Depression : America, 1929-1941
Title
The Great Depression
Title remainder
America, 1929-1941
Statement of responsibility
with a new introduction by the author, Robert S. McElvaine
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
One of the classic studies of the Great Depression, featuring a new introduction by the author with insights into the economic crises of 1929 and today
Cataloging source
HCD
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1947-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
McElvaine, Robert S.
Dewey number
973.91
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
E806
LC item number
.M43 2009
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • United States
  • United States
  • United States
  • United States
  • Depressions
  • New Deal, 1933-1939
Label
The Great Depression : America, 1929-1941, with a new introduction by the author, Robert S. McElvaine
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 350-385) and index
Contents
Historical currents and the Great Depression -- Who was roaring in the Twenties? : origin of the Great Depression -- In the right place at the wrong time? : Herbert Hoover -- Nature takes its course: the first years of the depression -- The lord of the manor: FDR -- "And what was dead was hope" : 1932 and the interregnum -- "Action and action now" : the hundred days and beyond -- "Fear itself" : depression life -- Moral economics : American values and culture in the Great Depression -- Thunder on the Left : rising unrest, 1934-35 -- "I'm that kind of Liberal because I'm that kind of Conservative" : the second New Deal -- New hickory : the WPA, the Election of 1936, and the court fight -- The CIO and the later New Deal -- "Dr. New Deal" runs out of medicine : the last years of the depression, 1939-41 -- Perspective : The Great Depression and Modern America
Control code
ocn659807101
Dimensions
24 cm.
Edition
25th anniversary ed.
Extent
xlvi, 402 p.
Isbn
9780812923278
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9780812923278
  • (OCoLC)659807101
Label
The Great Depression : America, 1929-1941, with a new introduction by the author, Robert S. McElvaine
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 350-385) and index
Contents
Historical currents and the Great Depression -- Who was roaring in the Twenties? : origin of the Great Depression -- In the right place at the wrong time? : Herbert Hoover -- Nature takes its course: the first years of the depression -- The lord of the manor: FDR -- "And what was dead was hope" : 1932 and the interregnum -- "Action and action now" : the hundred days and beyond -- "Fear itself" : depression life -- Moral economics : American values and culture in the Great Depression -- Thunder on the Left : rising unrest, 1934-35 -- "I'm that kind of Liberal because I'm that kind of Conservative" : the second New Deal -- New hickory : the WPA, the Election of 1936, and the court fight -- The CIO and the later New Deal -- "Dr. New Deal" runs out of medicine : the last years of the depression, 1939-41 -- Perspective : The Great Depression and Modern America
Control code
ocn659807101
Dimensions
24 cm.
Edition
25th anniversary ed.
Extent
xlvi, 402 p.
Isbn
9780812923278
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9780812923278
  • (OCoLC)659807101

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