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Freedom from Fear : the American People in Depression and War, 1929-1945

Verfasser/in: David M Kennedy; Rogers D. Spotswood Collection.
Verlag: New York : Oxford University Press, [1999] ©1999
Serien: Oxford history of the United States, v. 9.
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Between 1929 and 1945, two great travails were visited upon the American people: the Great Depression and World War II. In a single volume the author tells how America endured, and eventually prevailed, in the face of those unprecedented calamities. He demonstrates that the economic crisis of the 1930s was more than a reaction to the excesses of the 1920s. For more than a century before the Crash, America's  Weiterlesen…
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Gattung/Form: History
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Kennedy, David M.
Freedom from fear.
New York : Oxford University Press, 1999
(OCoLC)45844539
Medientyp: Internetquelle
Dokumenttyp: Buch, Internet-Ressource
Alle Autoren: David M Kennedy; Rogers D. Spotswood Collection.
ISBN: 0195038347 9780195038347 0195144031 9780195144031
OCLC-Nummer: 40255850
Auszeichnungen: Pulitzer Prize, History, 2000.
Society of American Historians Francis Parkman Prize, 2000.
Beschreibung: xviii, 936 pages, 32 unnumbered pages of plates : illustrations, maps ; 25 cm.
Inhalt: The American People on the Eve of the Great Depression --
Panic --
The Ordeal of Herbert Hoover --
Interregnum --
The Hundred Days --
The Ordeal of the American People --
Chasing the Phantom of Recovery --
The Rumble of Discontent --
A Season for Reform --
Strike! --
The Ordeal of Franklin Roosevelt --
What the New Deal Did --
The Gathering Storm --
The Agony of Neutrality --
To the Brink --
War in the Pacific --
Unready Ally, Uneasy Alliance --
The War of Machines --
The Struggle for a Second Front --
The Battle for Northwest Europe --
The Cauldron of the Home Front --
Endgame --
The World the War Made.
Serientitel: Oxford history of the United States, v. 9.
Andere Titel American People in Depression and War, 1929-1945
Verfasserangabe: David M. Kennedy.
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Between 1929 and 1945, two great travails were visited upon the American people: the Great Depression and World War II. Freedom from Fear tells the story of how Americans endured, and eventually  Weiterlesen…

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