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War, peace, and all that jazz

Author: Joy Hakim
Publisher: New York : Oxford University Press, 2005.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Juvenile audience : English : 3rd edView all editions and formats
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Covers the period of American history from 1918 to 1945, including the Roaring Twenties, the Great Depression, and World War II.
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Genre/Form: History
Juvenile works
Juvenile literature
Material Type: Juvenile audience
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Joy Hakim
ISBN: 0195327233 9780195327236 0195307380 9780195307382
OCLC Number: 173518669
Awards: Winner of Winner of the James Michener Prize in Writing..
Description: 220 pages : illustrations (some color), color maps ; 24 cm.
Contents: War and the start of a new century --
War's end --
Fourteen points --
Another kind of war --
Prohibition amendment --
Mom, did you vote? --
Red scare --
Soft-hearted Harding --
Silent Cal and the roaring twenties --
Feature-Monkey's on trial --
Everyone's hero --
Only the ball was white --
American music --
Feature-Rhapsodies in red, white, and blue --
Feature-Hooray for Hollywood! --
Hubba, hubba, hubble --
Space's pioneer --
Lone eagle --
Prosperity balloon --
Getting rich quickly --
Down and out --
Economic disaster --
Boy who loved history --
How about this? --
Lonely little girl --
First lady of the world --
Handicap or character builder? --
Candidate Roosevelt --
President Roosevelt --
Twentieth-century monsters --
Final solution --
Feature-Arrival in Auschwitz --
War and the scientists --
Fighting wolves --
Pearl Harbor --
Taking sides --
World War --
Two-front war --
Forgetting the constitution --
Hot island --
Axing the Axis --
Feature-end of the road --
Going for D-Day --
Wartime diary --
April in Georgia --
President HST --
Final journey --
Day by day --
Little boy --
Peace --
Picturing history.
Responsibility: Joy Hakim.

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From woman's suffrage to Babe Ruth's home runs, from Louis Armstrong's jazz to Franklin Delano Roosevelt's four presidential terms, from the finale of one world war to the dramatic close of the  Read more...

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One of the best nonfiction series of the decade. Impossible to put down. * School Library Journal * Books of real substance that speak directly to kids. * Jean Fritz, author of Shhh, We're Writing Read more...

 
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