The Resource Prosperity, depression, and war, 1920-1945, Laura K. Egendorf, book editor

Prosperity, depression, and war, 1920-1945, Laura K. Egendorf, book editor

Label
Prosperity, depression, and war, 1920-1945
Title
Prosperity, depression, and war, 1920-1945
Statement of responsibility
Laura K. Egendorf, book editor
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Chronicles American history from 1920-1945 through topical chapters containing primary and secondary sources on such aspects as Prohibition, anti-immigrant feelings, the Scottsboro rape trial, the Dust Bowl, and the atomic bomb
Member of
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
973.91
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
LC call number
E784
LC item number
.P76 2003
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1973-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Egendorf, Laura K.
Series statement
American history by era
Series volume
v. 7
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • United States
  • United States
  • United States
Label
Prosperity, depression, and war, 1920-1945, Laura K. Egendorf, book editor
Link
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 273-278) 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
  • Anti-Immigrant Feelings in the Early 1920s
  • Robert K. Murray
  • The Ku Klux Klan Expands Throughout the Nation
  • Arold S. Rice
  • The Rapid Rise of Radio
  • George H. Douglas
  • Chapter 2.
  • 1925-1928 : Prosperity and Change
  • The Scopes Trial : Fundamentalism Versus Modernism
  • Frederick Lewis Allen
  • Chapter 1.
  • The Life of a Flapper
  • Bruce Bliven
  • The Fundamental Themes of 1920s Literature
  • William Goldhurst
  • Jazz Sweeps the Nation
  • Ethan Mordden
  • Lindbergh Remembers His Famous Flight
  • Charles A. Lindbergh
  • The 1927 Yankees : One of Baseball's Greatest Teams
  • Babe Ruth
  • 1920-1924 : An Age of Political and Social Tumult
  • Prosperity in the 1920s
  • Thomas E. Hall and J. David Ferguson
  • Chapter 3.
  • 1929-1933 : Depression and Unrest
  • The Causes and Consequences of the Stock Market Crash
  • Sean Dennis Cashman
  • Hoover's Response to the Great Depression
  • Stephen Goode
  • The Scottsboro Trial
  • Robert J. Allison
  • Women's Suffrage and Its Immediate Aftermath
  • Remembering the Bonus March
  • Jim Sheridan, as told to Studs Terkel
  • The First Two Months of the New Deal
  • Franklin Delano Roosevelt
  • The Birth of the Hollywood Musical in the 1930s
  • Jack C. Ellis
  • Chapter 4.
  • 1934-1939 : The Turbulence Continues
  • The Dust Bowl
  • T.H. Watkins
  • Sarah Jane Deutsch
  • Labor Unions in the 1930s
  • Cabell Phillips
  • A Hobo Recounts His Experiences
  • Steamtrain Maury, as told to Jacqueline K. Schmidt
  • Jesse Owens's Record-Setting Olympics
  • Timothy Kelley
  • Democracy and Education
  • John Dewey
  • The New Deal Prolonged the Great Depression
  • Jim Powell
  • The Troubled Harding Administration
  • Chapter 5.
  • 1940-1945 : America at War
  • The Political Views of the America First Committee
  • Justus D. Doenecke
  • The Aftermath of Pearl Harbor : America Enters the War
  • Franklin Delano Roosevelt
  • Life in a Japanese Internment Camp
  • Mine Okubo, as told to Deborah Gesensway and Mindy Roseman
  • Women and the War Effort
  • Lucille Genz Blanton Teeters, as told to Nancy Baker Wise and Christy Wise
  • Fon W. Boardman Jr.
  • A Firsthand Account of D Day
  • Richard L. Strout
  • American Attitudes Toward the Holocaust
  • Deborah Bachrach
  • The Story of G.I. Joe : The Depiction of American Soldiers in Movies
  • Clayton R. Koppes and Gregory D. Black
  • The Potsdam Conference
  • Robert James Maddox
  • The United States Decides to Drop the Atomic Bomb
  • Donald Kagan
  • A Speakeasy Owner Remembers Prohibition
  • Charles Berns, as told to John Kobler
Extent
1 online resource (288 pages
Form of item
online
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations, map)
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)1035660220
Label
Prosperity, depression, and war, 1920-1945, Laura K. Egendorf, book editor
Link
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 273-278) 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
  • Anti-Immigrant Feelings in the Early 1920s
  • Robert K. Murray
  • The Ku Klux Klan Expands Throughout the Nation
  • Arold S. Rice
  • The Rapid Rise of Radio
  • George H. Douglas
  • Chapter 2.
  • 1925-1928 : Prosperity and Change
  • The Scopes Trial : Fundamentalism Versus Modernism
  • Frederick Lewis Allen
  • Chapter 1.
  • The Life of a Flapper
  • Bruce Bliven
  • The Fundamental Themes of 1920s Literature
  • William Goldhurst
  • Jazz Sweeps the Nation
  • Ethan Mordden
  • Lindbergh Remembers His Famous Flight
  • Charles A. Lindbergh
  • The 1927 Yankees : One of Baseball's Greatest Teams
  • Babe Ruth
  • 1920-1924 : An Age of Political and Social Tumult
  • Prosperity in the 1920s
  • Thomas E. Hall and J. David Ferguson
  • Chapter 3.
  • 1929-1933 : Depression and Unrest
  • The Causes and Consequences of the Stock Market Crash
  • Sean Dennis Cashman
  • Hoover's Response to the Great Depression
  • Stephen Goode
  • The Scottsboro Trial
  • Robert J. Allison
  • Women's Suffrage and Its Immediate Aftermath
  • Remembering the Bonus March
  • Jim Sheridan, as told to Studs Terkel
  • The First Two Months of the New Deal
  • Franklin Delano Roosevelt
  • The Birth of the Hollywood Musical in the 1930s
  • Jack C. Ellis
  • Chapter 4.
  • 1934-1939 : The Turbulence Continues
  • The Dust Bowl
  • T.H. Watkins
  • Sarah Jane Deutsch
  • Labor Unions in the 1930s
  • Cabell Phillips
  • A Hobo Recounts His Experiences
  • Steamtrain Maury, as told to Jacqueline K. Schmidt
  • Jesse Owens's Record-Setting Olympics
  • Timothy Kelley
  • Democracy and Education
  • John Dewey
  • The New Deal Prolonged the Great Depression
  • Jim Powell
  • The Troubled Harding Administration
  • Chapter 5.
  • 1940-1945 : America at War
  • The Political Views of the America First Committee
  • Justus D. Doenecke
  • The Aftermath of Pearl Harbor : America Enters the War
  • Franklin Delano Roosevelt
  • Life in a Japanese Internment Camp
  • Mine Okubo, as told to Deborah Gesensway and Mindy Roseman
  • Women and the War Effort
  • Lucille Genz Blanton Teeters, as told to Nancy Baker Wise and Christy Wise
  • Fon W. Boardman Jr.
  • A Firsthand Account of D Day
  • Richard L. Strout
  • American Attitudes Toward the Holocaust
  • Deborah Bachrach
  • The Story of G.I. Joe : The Depiction of American Soldiers in Movies
  • Clayton R. Koppes and Gregory D. Black
  • The Potsdam Conference
  • Robert James Maddox
  • The United States Decides to Drop the Atomic Bomb
  • Donald Kagan
  • A Speakeasy Owner Remembers Prohibition
  • Charles Berns, as told to John Kobler
Extent
1 online resource (288 pages
Form of item
online
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations, map)
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)1035660220

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