Slaves of the Depression: workers' letters about life on the job

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Cornell University Press, 1987 - Business & Economics - 229 pages

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Slaves of the Depression: workers' letters about life on the job

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This is not another oral history of the Great Depression. Instead, using Robert McElvaine's appro a ch in Down and Out in the Great Depression ( LJ 2/15/83), the editors examined thousands of letters ... Read full review

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Markowitz is Professor of History at John Jay College and CUNY.