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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
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Terkel, Studs, 1912-2008.
Hard times.
New York, Pantheon Books [1970]
(OCoLC)564508428
Online version:
Terkel, Studs, 1912-2008.
Hard times.
New York, Pantheon Books [1970]
(OCoLC)607827903
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Studs Terkel
ISBN: 0713901829 9780713901825 0394427742 9780394427744
OCLC Number: 68733
Description: xiii, 462 pages ; 25 cm
Contents: BOOK ONE --
The march --
Sgt. Pepperʼs Lonely Hearts Club Band --
Hard Travelinʼ --
The big money --
Man and boy --
God blessʼ the child --
Bonnie laboring boy --
Three strikes --
BOOK TWO --
Old families --
Member of the chorus --
High life --
At the clinic --
Sixteen ton --
The farmer is the man --
Editor and publisher --
BOOK THREE --
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 FOUR --
Merely passing through --
Three oʼclock in the morning --
A cable --
BOOK FIVE --
The fine and lively arts --
Public servant-the city --
Evictions, arrests and 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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