The Resource Endangered dreams : the Great Depression in California, Kevin Starr

Endangered dreams : the Great Depression in California, Kevin Starr

Label
Endangered dreams : the Great Depression in California
Title
Endangered dreams
Title remainder
the Great Depression in California
Statement of responsibility
Kevin Starr
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
History of California in the 1930s, discussing topics that include the depression, Utpon Sinclair's campaign for governor, Harry Bridges and the San Francisco general strike, and the public and private relief programs for the more than one million emigrants from the dust bowl
Member of
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Starr, Kevin
Dewey number
979.4/052
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • plates
Index
index present
LC call number
HB3717 1929
LC item number
.S73 1996
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Series statement
Americans and the California dream
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Depressions
  • California
  • California
  • Depressions
  • Economic history
  • Politics and government
  • California
  • De Crisis
  • Stakingen
  • Hulpverlening
  • Openbare werken
  • Crise économique (1929)
  • Californie (États-Unis)
  • Californie (États-Unis)
  • Californie (États-Unis)
  • Californie (États-Unis)
  • Californie (États-Unis)
  • Californie (États-Unis)
  • Wirtschaftspolitik
  • New Deal
  • Weltwirtschaftskrise (1929-1932)
  • Kalifornien
  • New Deal
  • Weltwirtschaftskrise (1929-1932)
  • Wirtschaftspolitik
  • Kalifornien
Label
Endangered dreams : the Great Depression in California, Kevin Starr
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Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 361-382) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • I. Radical traditions -- 1. The left side of the continent: radicalism in nineteenth-century San Francisco -- Bulls and Wobblies: The IWW and the Criminal Syndicalism Act of 1919 -- II. A Decade of conflict -- Seeing red: Strikes in the fields and canneries -- Bayonets on the Embarcadero: The San Francisco Waterfront and General Strike of 1934 -- EPIC intentions: The gubernatorial campaign of 1934 -- The empire strikes back: Testing the fascist alternative
  • III. Efforts at recovery -- Ham and eggs: The New Deal (almost) comes to California -- Give me shelter: Soup kitchens, migrant camps, and other relief efforts -- Documenting the crisis: Annus Mirabilis 1939 -- IV. The therapy of public works -- Valley of decision: San Francisco and the Hetch Hetchy Project -- Angels, dams, and dynamos: Metropolitan Los Angeles and the Colorado River Project -- Completing California: The therapy of public works -- Atlantis on the Pacific: The Golden Gate International Exposition of 1939
Extent
1 online resource (xii, 402 pages, [16] pages of plates
Form of item
online
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations)
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)1035757917
Label
Endangered dreams : the Great Depression in California, Kevin Starr
Link
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 361-382) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • I. Radical traditions -- 1. The left side of the continent: radicalism in nineteenth-century San Francisco -- Bulls and Wobblies: The IWW and the Criminal Syndicalism Act of 1919 -- II. A Decade of conflict -- Seeing red: Strikes in the fields and canneries -- Bayonets on the Embarcadero: The San Francisco Waterfront and General Strike of 1934 -- EPIC intentions: The gubernatorial campaign of 1934 -- The empire strikes back: Testing the fascist alternative
  • III. Efforts at recovery -- Ham and eggs: The New Deal (almost) comes to California -- Give me shelter: Soup kitchens, migrant camps, and other relief efforts -- Documenting the crisis: Annus Mirabilis 1939 -- IV. The therapy of public works -- Valley of decision: San Francisco and the Hetch Hetchy Project -- Angels, dams, and dynamos: Metropolitan Los Angeles and the Colorado River Project -- Completing California: The therapy of public works -- Atlantis on the Pacific: The Golden Gate International Exposition of 1939
Extent
1 online resource (xii, 402 pages, [16] pages of plates
Form of item
online
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations)
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)1035757917

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