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Hard times : an oral history of the great depression

Terkel, Studs, 1912-2008.

New York : New Press : Distributed by W.W. Norton, 2000.

xvii, 462 p. ; 21 cm.

In this unique recreation of one of the most dramatic periods in modern American history, Studs Terkel recaptures the Great Depression of the 1930s in all its complexity. Featuring a mosaic of memories from politicians, businessmen, artists, and writers, from those who were just kids to those who remember losing a fortune, Hard Times is not only a gold mine of information but a fascinating interplay of memory and fact, revealing how the Depression affected the lives of those who experienced it firsthand.

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ISBN:

9781565846562

ISBN:

1565846567

LC Call No:

E806 .T45 2000

Dewey Class No:

973.91/6/0922 22

Author:

Terkel, Studs, 1912-2008.

Title:

Hard times : an oral history of the great depression / Studs Terkel.

Publisher:

New York : New Press : Distributed by W.W. Norton, 2000.

Physical:

xvii, 462 p. ; 21 cm.

Notes:

Originally published: New York : Pantheon Books, 1970.

Subject:

Depressions--1929--United States--Personal narratives.

Subject:

Oral history.

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