The Great Depression (Perspectives on Modern World History) (Library Binding)

The Great Depression (Perspectives on Modern World History) By David M. Haugen (Editor), Susan Musser (Editor), Vickey Kalambakal (Editor) Cover Image
By David M. Haugen (Editor), Susan Musser (Editor), Vickey Kalambakal (Editor)
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Readers are given a thorough examination, from multiple perspectives, of the historical events leading up to and following the Great Depression. This volume explores related controversies, including presidential policies that may have exacerbated the Depression, the impact of mortgage laws, and lessons applicable to the current economic climate. It offers personal narratives by author John Steinbeck, a young man in the Civilian Conservation Corps, an African-American, and deported Mexican immigrants.


Product Details
ISBN: 9780737747959
ISBN-10: 0737747951
Publisher: Greenhaven Publishing
Publication Date: March 1st, 2010
Pages: 240
Language: English
Series: Perspectives on Modern World History