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Hard times : an oral history of the great depression

Author: Studs Terkel
Publisher: New York : Pantheon Books, 1970.
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A re-creation of the America of the thirties, based on the reminiscences of a cross-section of people representing all walks of life, including several notable personalities.
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Genre/Form: History
Personal narratives
Quelle
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Terkel, Studs, 1912-2008.
Hard times.
New York, Pantheon Books [1970]
(OCoLC)564508428
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Studs Terkel
ISBN: 0713901829 9780713901825 0394427742 9780394427744
OCLC Number: 68733
Description: xiii, 462 pages ; 25 cm
Contents: Book 1: The march ; The song ; Sgt. Pepperʼs Lonely Hearts Club Band ; Hard Travelinʼ ; The big money ; Man and boy ; God blessʼ the child ; Bonnie laboring boy ; Three strikes --
Book 2: Old families ; Member of the chorus ; High life ; At the clinic ; Sixteen ton ; The farmer is the man ; Editor and publisher --
Book 3: Concerning the New Deal ; An unreconstructed populist ; Peroration ; Scarlet banners and novenas ; The doctor, Huey and Mr. Smith ; The circuit rider ; The gentleman from Kansas ; A view of the woods ; Campus life --
Book 4: Merely passing through ; Three oʼclock in the morning ; A cable --
Book 5: The fine and lively arts ; Public servant --
the city ; Evictions, arrests and other running sores ; Honor and humiliation ; Strive and succeed --
Epilogue.
Responsibility: Studs Terkel.

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A re-creation of the America of the thirties, based on the reminiscences of a cross-section of people representing all walks of life, including several notable personalities.

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