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Depression to Cold War : a history of America from Herbert Hoover to Ronald Reagan

Author: Joseph M Siracusa; David G Coleman
Publisher: Westport, Conn. : Praeger, 2002.
Series: Perspectives on the twentieth century.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Organized around the office of the president, this study focuses on American behavior at home and abroad from the Great Depression to the onset of the end of the Cold War, two key points during which America sought a re-definition of its proper relationship to the world. Domestically, American society continued the process of industrialization and urbanization that had begun in the 19th century. Urban growth  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Electronic book
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History
Additional Physical Format: Print version:
Siracusa, Joseph M.
Depression to Cold War.
Westport, Conn. : Praeger, 2002
(DLC) 2002022433
(OCoLC)49225786
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Joseph M Siracusa; David G Coleman
ISBN: 031301230X 9780313012303 027597555X 9780275975555 9786610423491 6610423490 1280423498 9781280423499
OCLC Number: 52760238
Language Note: English.
Description: 1 online resource (xiv, 301 pages) : illustrations
Contents: Contents --
Series Foreword --
Preface --
Acknowledgments --
CHAPTER 1 The Turn of the American Century --
CHAPTER 2 A New Deal for the American People --
CHAPTER 3 The Slow Death of Versailles --
CHAPTER 4 Call to Arms --
CHAPTER 5 America at War --
CHAPTER 6 The Transition --
CHAPTER 7 Navigating the Middle Road --
CHAPTER 8 The Promise of Greatness --
CHAPTER 9 The Great Society --
CHAPTER 10 White House under Siege --
CHAPTER 11 A Time for Healing --
CHAPTER 12 The Conservative Revolution --
Selected Bibliography --
Index
Series Title: Perspectives on the twentieth century.
Responsibility: Joseph M. Siracusa and David G. Coleman.
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Organized around the office of the president, this study focuses on American behavior at home and abroad from the Great Depression to the onset of the end of the Cold War, two key points during which  Read more...

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