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Great Depression and the New Deal : Key Themes and Documents (Hardcover) (James S. Olson)

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This reference contains entries and primary documents related to the Great Depression and the New Deal in the US, from the stock market crash of 1929 to the beginning of World War II in 1939. Presented alphabetically, entries consist of individuals, programs, legislation, government initiatives, and social responses that relate to agriculture, arts and culture, banking and economics, business and industry, communication and media, the environment, government programs, organized labor and protest, politics, race relations, and work. An introduction summarizes the causes of the Great Depression and the New Deal response. Following the primary documents is a document-based essay question similar to those found on Advanced Placement exams, along with tips for answering them. Annotation ©2017 Ringgold, Inc., Portland, OR (protoview.com)

Intended for AP-focused American history high school students, this book supplies a complete quick reference source and study aide on the Great Depression and New Deal in America, covering the key themes, events, people, legislation, economics, and policies.

Number of Pages: 295
Genre: History
Sub-Genre: United States / 20th Century, Reference, Modern / 20th Century
Series Title: Unlocking American History
Format: Hardcover
Publisher: Abc-Clio Inc
Author: James S. Olson
Language: English
Street Date: June 15, 2017
TCIN: 16685092
UPC: 9781440834622
Item Number (DPCI): 247-38-7654
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