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Crash : The Great Depression and the Fall and Rise of America - by Marc Favreau (Hardcover)
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The incredible true story of how Americans from all walks of life weathered one of the most turbulent periods in our nation's history--the Great Depression--and emerged triumphant.Crash tells the story of the Great Depression, from the sweeping fallout of the market collapse to the more personal stories of those caught up in the aftermath. Packed with photographs, primary documents, and firsthand accounts, Crash shines a spotlight on pivotal moments and figures across ethnic, gender, racial, social, and geographic divides, reflecting many different experiences of one of the most turbulent decades in American history. Marc Favreau's meticulous research, vivid prose, and extensive back matter paints a thorough picture of how the country we live in today was built in response to the widespread poverty, insecurity, and fear of the 1930s.
Number of Pages: 222
Genre: Juvenile Nonfiction
Sub-Genre: History, Social Topics, Business & Economics
Publisher: Little Brown & Co
Age Range: 9-12 years
Book theme: United States, 20th Century, Homelessness & Poverty
Author: Marc Favreau
Street Date: April 10, 2018
Item Number (DPCI): 248-43-2252
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