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The 1930s, Louise I. Gerdes, book editor

Label
The 1930s
Title
The 1930s
Statement of responsibility
Louise I. Gerdes, book editor
Title variation
Nineteen thirties
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
973.91
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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Gerdes, Louise
Series statement
America's decades
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  • Nineteen thirties
  • United States
Label
The 1930s, Louise I. Gerdes, book editor
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 356-359) and index
Contents
  • Causes of the Great Depression
  • by Adrian A. Paradis
  • Depression farming : drought, dust, and displacement
  • by T.H. Watkins
  • The migrant youth of depression America
  • by Thomas Minehan
  • A New Deal for the American people
  • by Alan Brinkley
  • The emergence of federal public assistance
  • by John F. Bauman and Thomas H. Coode
  • 1929, a year of transition
  • Life in the Civilian Conservation Corps
  • by Donald Dale Jackson
  • The Works Progress Administration : criticism and praise
  • by Robert S. McElvaine
  • Radio in the 1930s : an overview
  • by Tom Lewis
  • Listening in the 1930s : Americans remember the radio
  • by Ray Barfield
  • Creating consumers : the radio soap opera
  • by Marilyn Lavin
  • by Joe Alex Morris
  • The press-radio war
  • by Gwenyth Jackaway
  • Martians invade the airwaves in 1938
  • by Edward Oxford
  • Talk radio in the 1930s
  • by Stephen Goode
  • The crime of the century : the Lindbergh baby kidnapping
  • by James D. Horan
  • The trials of the Scottsboro boys
  • by Douglas O. Linder
  • Between two worlds : America during the Hoover years
  • Gangsters and G-men : fighting crime in the thirties
  • by Frederick Lewis Allen
  • Labor unrest during the Depression
  • by Howard Zinn
  • The Hollywood studio system adapts to sound
  • by Frank E. Beaver
  • Fighting crime in the comics
  • by Herb Galewitz
  • Gangsters, bums, and heroes in baseball
  • by Robert T. Smith
  • by Geoffrey Perrett
  • Depression jazz : from swing to hot jazz revival
  • by Burton W. Peretti
  • The legacy of the New Deal
  • by Roger Biles
  • "The world of tomorrow" : the 1939 New York World's Fair
  • by Richard M. Ketchum
  • Changing foreign policy : from isolation to intervention
  • by Gerald D. Nash
  • The politics of change : Herbert Hoover and Franklin D. Roosevelt
  • by Wayne S. Cole
  • The changing mood of America : the repeal of Prohibition
  • by Thomas R. Pegram
Dimensions
23 cm.
Extent
368 p.
Isbn
9780737703009
Isbn Type
(lib. bdg. : alk. paper)
Lccn
99047626
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
  • DYNIX__148936
  • (OCoLC)42437133
Label
The 1930s, Louise I. Gerdes, book editor
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 356-359) and index
Contents
  • Causes of the Great Depression
  • by Adrian A. Paradis
  • Depression farming : drought, dust, and displacement
  • by T.H. Watkins
  • The migrant youth of depression America
  • by Thomas Minehan
  • A New Deal for the American people
  • by Alan Brinkley
  • The emergence of federal public assistance
  • by John F. Bauman and Thomas H. Coode
  • 1929, a year of transition
  • Life in the Civilian Conservation Corps
  • by Donald Dale Jackson
  • The Works Progress Administration : criticism and praise
  • by Robert S. McElvaine
  • Radio in the 1930s : an overview
  • by Tom Lewis
  • Listening in the 1930s : Americans remember the radio
  • by Ray Barfield
  • Creating consumers : the radio soap opera
  • by Marilyn Lavin
  • by Joe Alex Morris
  • The press-radio war
  • by Gwenyth Jackaway
  • Martians invade the airwaves in 1938
  • by Edward Oxford
  • Talk radio in the 1930s
  • by Stephen Goode
  • The crime of the century : the Lindbergh baby kidnapping
  • by James D. Horan
  • The trials of the Scottsboro boys
  • by Douglas O. Linder
  • Between two worlds : America during the Hoover years
  • Gangsters and G-men : fighting crime in the thirties
  • by Frederick Lewis Allen
  • Labor unrest during the Depression
  • by Howard Zinn
  • The Hollywood studio system adapts to sound
  • by Frank E. Beaver
  • Fighting crime in the comics
  • by Herb Galewitz
  • Gangsters, bums, and heroes in baseball
  • by Robert T. Smith
  • by Geoffrey Perrett
  • Depression jazz : from swing to hot jazz revival
  • by Burton W. Peretti
  • The legacy of the New Deal
  • by Roger Biles
  • "The world of tomorrow" : the 1939 New York World's Fair
  • by Richard M. Ketchum
  • Changing foreign policy : from isolation to intervention
  • by Gerald D. Nash
  • The politics of change : Herbert Hoover and Franklin D. Roosevelt
  • by Wayne S. Cole
  • The changing mood of America : the repeal of Prohibition
  • by Thomas R. Pegram
Dimensions
23 cm.
Extent
368 p.
Isbn
9780737703009
Isbn Type
(lib. bdg. : alk. paper)
Lccn
99047626
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
  • DYNIX__148936
  • (OCoLC)42437133

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