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The century for young people

Author: Jennifer Armstrong; Katherine Bourbeau; Peter Jennings; Todd Brewster
Publisher: New York, N.Y. : Random House, ©1999.
Edition/Format:   Book : Biography : Juvenile audience : EnglishView all editions and formats
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An adaptation of the bestselling adult version of The Century, offering young Americans a unique look at the past 100 years, via not only archival material but through the eyes of the people who lived through it.
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Genre/Form: Juvenile works
Pictorial works
Juvenile literature
Material Type: Biography, Juvenile audience
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Jennifer Armstrong; Katherine Bourbeau; Peter Jennings; Todd Brewster
ISBN: 0385327080 9780385327084
OCLC Number: 42431186
Notes: "A Doubleday book for young readers."
Includes index.
Description: 245 p. : ill. (some col.), ports. ; 28 cm.
Contents: Seeds of change 1901-1914 --
Shell shock 1914-1919 --
Boom to bust 1920-1929 --
Stormy weather 1929-1936 --
Over the edge 1936-1941 --
Global nightmare 1941-1945 --
An uneasy peace 1946-1952 --
Mass markets 1953-1961 --
Into the streets 1961-1969 --
Years of doubt 1969-1981 --
New morning 1981-1989 --
Machine dreams 1989-1999.
Responsibility: Peter Jennings, Todd Brewster ; adapted by Jennifer Armstrong ; photographs edited by Katherine Bourbeau.
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An adaptation of the bestselling adult version of The Century, offering young Americans a unique look at the past 100 years, via not only archival material but through the eyes of the people who lived through it.

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