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Boom Times, Hard Times, 1921-1940 (Life & Times in 20th Century America, Volume 2)

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Published by Greenwood Press .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • United States - 20th Century,
  • History - U.S.,
  • 20th century,
  • History,
  • Social conditions,
  • Social life and customs,
  • United States,
  • History: American

  • The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages5
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL10420275M
    ISBN 100313325723
    ISBN 109780313325724


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ISBN. This bar-code number lets you verify that you're getting exactly the right version or edition of a book. The digit and digit formats both : Hardcover. Each volume covers a year span--Becoming a Modern Nation: ; Boom Times, Hard Times: ; Hot and Cold Wars: ; Troubled Times at Home: ; and Promise and Change: The volumes each begin with an engagingly written overview of the period that includes a time line of key events and is followed by nine Format: Hardcover.

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Get this from a library. Life and times in 20th-century America. [Media Projects Incorporated.;] -- Traces the political and social history of the United States through the twentieth-century, covering such topics as religion, fashions, education, family life, and political attitudes.

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