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We want jobs! : a story of the Great Depression

Author: Robert J Norrell; Jan Naimo Jones; John Waskowitz
Publisher: Austin, Tex. : Raintree Steck-Vaughn, ©1993.
Series: Stories of America.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Juvenile audience : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Uses the experiences of an unemployed steel worker and his family in Pittsburgh to describe the events of the economic depression that gripped the country from 1929 through 1933.
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Genre/Form: Juvenile works
Juvenile literature
Material Type: Juvenile audience
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Robert J Norrell; Jan Naimo Jones; John Waskowitz
ISBN: 0811472299 9780811472296 0811480690 9780811480697
OCLC Number: 26131737
Notes: "Based on an interview that ... John Waskowitz gave in 1974 to the Pittsburgh Oral History Project, sponsored by the Pennsylvania Historical Museum and Commission"--Preface.
Description: 40 pages : illustrations ; 21 cm.
Contents: When the work stopped: Port Vue, 1929 --
What to do?: Port Vue, 1931 --
Marching for jobs: Washington, D.C., 1932 --
New deal: Port Vue, 1933 --
Better life.
Series Title: Stories of America.
Responsibility: by Robert J. Norrell ; illustratios by Jan Naimo Jones.

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Uses the experiences of an unemployed steel worker and his family in Pittsburgh to describe the events of the economic depression that gripped the country from 1929 through 1933.

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