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The Great Depression /

World Book, Inc. (Added Author).
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  • 5 of 5 copies available at Evergreen Indiana.

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Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Batesville Memorial Public Library - Batesville 973.916 GREAT (Text) 34706001257403 Non-Fiction 900-999 Available -
Danville-Center Township Public Library - Danville J 973.916 GRE (Text) 32604000170003 DCTPLD J Non-Fiction Available -
Huntingburg Public Library - Huntingburg JUV 973.916 WOR (Text) 39970001297521 JNF Available -
Shelby County Public Library - Shelby County YA 973.91 Elg (Text) 78731000457258 Youth Main Available -
Spencer County Public Library - Rockport YA 973.916 GRE (Text) 70741000105914 Adult Non Fiction Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 9780716615057
  • Physical Description: 64 p. : ill. (chiefly col.), map ; 26 cm.
  • Publisher: Chicago, IL : World Book, Inc., c2011.

Content descriptions

Bibliography, etc. Note: Includes bibliographical references and index.
Formatted Contents Note: What was the Great Depression? -- The roaring twenties -- Haves and have-nots -- Down on the farm -- Risky bets -- The crash -- Credit and debt -- Bank failures -- The collapse of world trade -- Unemployment -- President Hoover -- Hoovervilles and hobos -- Hunger and food marches -- The bonus army -- FDR--The people's choice -- The President's first move -- The New Deal -- Working towards recovery -- Opposition to the New Deal -- The second New Deal -- The dust bowl -- Making do -- Keeping the spirits up -- Cultural programs -- Crime -- The depression in the U.K. -- The depression in Europe -- It ends in war -- Timeline -- Sources.
Summary, etc.: "A history of the Great Depression, based on primary source documents and other historical artifacts. Features include period art works and photographs; excerpts from litery works, letters, speeches, broadcasts, and diaries; summary boxes; a timeline; maps; and a list of additional resources"--Provided by publisher.
Subject: United States_xHistory_y1933-1945.
United States_xHistory_y1919-1933.
Depressions, 1929_zUnited States.
New Deal, 1933-1939.
United States_xEconomic conditions_y1918-1945.
United States_xHistory_y1933-1945_vSources.
United States_xHistory_y1919-1933_vSources.
Depressions, 1929_zUnited States_vSources.
New Deal, 1933-1939_vSources.
United States_xEconomic conditions_y1918-1945.

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