The New Deal by Gail Stewart

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Published by New Discovery Books, Maxwell Macmillan Canada, Maxwell Macmillan International in New York, Toronto, New York .

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  • United States -- History -- 1933-1945.

About the Edition

Discusses the events leading up to America"s Great Depression of the 1930s, Roosevelt"s rescue of the event with the New Deal, and what caused the ultimate downfall of the New Deal.

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references (p. 101-105) and index.

Book details

StatementGail B. Stewart.
LC ClassificationsE806 .S815 1993
The Physical Object
Pagination111 p. :
Number of Pages111
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL1736222M
ISBN 100027883698
LC Control Number92041264

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