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The Resource Freedom from fear : the American people in depression and war, 1929-1945, David M. Kennedy

Freedom from fear : the American people in depression and war, 1929-1945, David M. Kennedy

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Freedom from fear : the American people in depression and war, 1929-1945
Title
Freedom from fear
Title remainder
the American people in depression and war, 1929-1945
Statement of responsibility
David M. Kennedy
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"Between 1929 and 1945, two great travails were visited upon the American people: the Great Depression and World War II. Freedom from Fear tells the story of how Americans endured, and eventually prevailed, in the face of those unprecedented calamities."--BOOK JACKET
Member of
Summary
Examines the forces and people that shaped United States history between the Great Depression and the end of World War II
Writing style
Award
  • Pulitzer Prize for History, 2000.
  • New York Times Notable Book, 1999
Awards note
Pulitzer Prize, History, 2000.
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154857
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
973.91
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
  • plates
Index
index present
LC call number
E173
LC item number
.O94 vol. 9
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1460
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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True
Series statement
The Oxford history of the United States
Series volume
v. 9
Target audience
adult
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the American people in depression and war, 1929-1945
Label
Freedom from fear : the American people in depression and war, 1929-1945, David M. Kennedy
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Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 859-871) and index
Contents
The American People on the Eve of the Great Depression -- Panic -- The Ordeal of Herbert Hoover -- Interregnum -- The Hundred Days -- The Ordeal of the American People -- Chasing the Phantom of Recovery -- The Rumble of Discontent -- A Season for Reform -- Strike! -- The Ordeal of Franklin Roosevelt -- What the New Deal Did -- The Gathering Storm -- The Agony of Neutrality -- To the Brink -- War in the Pacific -- Unready Ally, Uneasy Alliance -- The War of Machines -- The Struggle for a Second Front -- The Battle for Northwest Europe -- The Cauldron of the Home Front -- Endgame -- Epilogue: The World the War Made
Control code
728160
Dimensions
25 cm.
Extent
xviii, 936 p., [32] p. of plates
Isbn
9780195038347
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Lccn
98049580
Other physical details
ill., maps
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocm40255850
  • (OCoLC)40255850
Label
Freedom from fear : the American people in depression and war, 1929-1945, David M. Kennedy
Link
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 859-871) and index
Contents
The American People on the Eve of the Great Depression -- Panic -- The Ordeal of Herbert Hoover -- Interregnum -- The Hundred Days -- The Ordeal of the American People -- Chasing the Phantom of Recovery -- The Rumble of Discontent -- A Season for Reform -- Strike! -- The Ordeal of Franklin Roosevelt -- What the New Deal Did -- The Gathering Storm -- The Agony of Neutrality -- To the Brink -- War in the Pacific -- Unready Ally, Uneasy Alliance -- The War of Machines -- The Struggle for a Second Front -- The Battle for Northwest Europe -- The Cauldron of the Home Front -- Endgame -- Epilogue: The World the War Made
Control code
728160
Dimensions
25 cm.
Extent
xviii, 936 p., [32] p. of plates
Isbn
9780195038347
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Lccn
98049580
Other physical details
ill., maps
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocm40255850
  • (OCoLC)40255850

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