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TitleAmerica 1933 : the Great Depression, Lorena Hickok, Eleanor Roosevelt, and the shaping of the New Deal / Michael Golay.

 General Collection PN4874.H477 G65 2013  AVAILABLE
xvi, 316 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
EditionFirst Free Press hardcover edition.
NoteIncludes bibliographical references and index.
ContentsMuffled figures, bitter winds -- View to a New Deal -- Part of the story -- Coal country -- Strandees -- The ghosts of Wall Street -- America's Siberia -- "The richest village in the world" -- The stricken South -- Empire of misery -- Prospects.
SummaryThe first account of the remarkable 18-month journey of Lorena Hickok, intimate friend of Eleanor Roosevelt, throughout the country during the worst of the Great Depression, bearing witness to the unprecedented ravages; an indelible portrait of an unprecedented crisis.
SubjectHickok, Lorena A.
Investigative reporting -- United States -- History -- 20th century.
United States -- History -- 1933-1945.
Depressions -- 1929 -- United States.
United States -- Economic conditions -- 1918-1945.
United States -- Social conditions -- 1918-1945.
Standard #9781439196014

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