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Author Nash, Gerald D.

Title The crucial era : the Great Depression and World War II, 1929-1945 / Gerald D. Nash.

Imprint New York : St. Martin's Press, c1992.


Location Call No. OPAC Message Status
 Axe Special Collections Rosen  973.917 N173c 1992    ---  Lib Use Only
Edition 2nd ed.
Description x, 213 p. : ill. ; 23 cm.
Series The St. Martin's series in 20th-century U.S. history
St. Martin's series in twentieth century United States history.
Note Rev. ed. of: The Great Depression and World War II. c1979.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (p. 189-200) and index.
Contents The crucial era: the Great Depression and world -- American society in crisis -- The New Deal begins: the hundred days -- A period of experimentation, 1933-1935 -- The New Deal under attack: leaders and nostrums, 1933-1935 -- The New Deal and reform, 1935-1939 -- Social consequences of the Great Depression: women in crisis, 1929-1939 -- Minorities during the Great Depression -- American culture during the Great Depression -- The search for order in foreign policy, 1933-1941 -- America's road to war, 1939-1941 -- Restructuring the world order: military and diplomatic policies, 1941-1945 -- Mobilizing for war: expansion of the organizational society, 1941-1945 -- The south and the west during World War II -- Women and minority groups during World War II -- Legacy of a crucial era, 1945-1991.
Subject United States -- History -- 1933-1945.
World War, 1939-1945 -- United States.
United States -- History -- 1919-1933.
Added Author Nash, Gerald D. Great Depression and World War II.
ISBN 0312036310

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