1929: The Year of the Great Crash

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Harper & Row, 1989 - History - 393 pages
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Captures the drama of the economic climate of 1929, against a backdrop of the world economic and social picture, from the collectivization of Russian peasants to American millworkers striking for the right to unionize

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User Review  - Fraser Sherman - Goodreads

A curiously familiar book, as the mix of public gullibility, investor optimism, Wall Street con games and lax regulation combined to create an environment in which millions of investors held millions ... Read full review

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User Review  - DR Pitcock - Goodreads

This book moves a good clip for such a subject. The characters are interesting and fleshed out well. Much is learned about the 1929 Crash that simply isn't discussed much. I recommend it to get a full sense of how things were interacting to create the Great Depression. Read full review


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