The WPA Guide to 1930s Iowa

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University of Iowa Press, Jan 25, 2010 - History - 623 pages
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Originally published during the Great Depression, The WPA Guide nevertheless finds much to celebrate in the heartland of America. Nearly three dozen essays highlight Iowa's demography, economy, and culture but the heart of the book is a detailed traveler's guide, organized as seventeen different tours, that directs the reader to communities of particual social and historical interest.
 

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Being a reprint of a volume in the most overrated series in American history. As with all of the others, the volume is under-inclusive in the worst sort of way; sticking to highways almost guarantees ... Read full review

Contents

Part II Cities and Towns
166
Part III Tours
320
Part IV Appendices
544
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