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Children of the Great Depression / Russell Freedman.

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  • 32 of 34 copies available at Evergreen Indiana.

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0 current holds with 34 total copies.

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Adams PL Sys. - Decatur Branch J 305.23 FRE (Text) 34207001545665 Juv Non-Fiction Available -
Cambridge City PL - Cambridge City J 305.23 (Text) 76893000237049 Juvenile Nonfiction Available -
Eckhart PL - Main J 305.23 FRE (Text) 840191001712724 Children's Nonfiction - Lower Level Temporarily Unavailable -
Franklin Co PL Dist. - Brookville PL J 305.23 FRE (Text) 38217000392742 Juvenile Nonfiction Available -
Fulton Co PL - Rochester Main Library J 305.23 FRE (Text) 33187002288625 Juvenile Nonfiction Available -
Hartford City PL - Hartford City J305.23 FRE (Text) 76051000164648 Juvenile Non-Fiction Available -
Jay Co PL - Portland Y305.23 F8535 (Text) 76383000357031 Youth Non-Fiction Available -
Linton PL - Linton J 305.23 FRE (Text) 30149000354489 Non-Fiction Juvenile Available -
Melton PL - Melton JUV 305.23 FRE (Text) 79591000065690 Juvenile-Nonfiction Available -
Middletown Fall Creek Twp PL - Middletown J 973.9 FREED (Text) 76331000116796 Children's Non-Fiction Available -
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Record details

  • ISBN: 0618446303 (hardcover)
  • ISBN: 9780618446308 (hardcover)
  • ISBN: 9780547480350 (pbk.)
  • Physical Description: x, 118 pages : illustrations ; 23 x 26 cm
  • Publisher: New York : Clarion Books, [2005]

Content descriptions

General Note:
"The paperback edition published in the United States by Sandpiper, an imprint of Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company."
"Originally published in hardcover in the United States by Clariou Books, an imprint of Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company."
Bibliography, etc. Note:
Includes bibliographical references (pages 109-112) and index.
Formatted Contents Note:
"The sight of my father crying" -- "Ill-housed, ill-clad, ill-nourished" -- In and out of school -- Kids at work -- "Okie, go home!" -- Boxcar kids -- The Lone Ranger and Captain Midnight -- A brighter tomorrow.
Summary, etc.:
Life was hard for children during the Great Depression: kids had to do without new clothes, shoes, or toys, and many couldn't attend school because they had to work. Even so, life still had its bright spots. Take a closer look at the lives of young Americans during this era.
Target Audience Note:
1170 Lexile.
1170L Lexile
Awards Note:
A Junior Library Guild selection.
Subject: Children > United States > Social conditions > 20th century > Juvenile literature.
Children > United States > History > 20th century > Juvenile literature.
Depressions > 1929 > United States > Juvenile literature.
United States > Social conditions > 1933-1945 > Juvenile literature.
Children > United States > Social conditions > 20th century.
Children > United States > History > 20th century.
Depressions > 1929 > United States.
United States > Social conditions > 1933-1945.

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