A Nation in torment: the great American depression, 1929-1939

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Coward-McCann, 1970 - Business & Economics - 576 pages
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This history of the Depression is by a diarist newsman rather than by a historian. But much of it is absorbing reading. I thought his chapters on Insull, the 1929 Crash, the Bonus Army, Hoover ... Read full review

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4730. A Nation in Torment The Great American Depression 1929-1939, by Edward Robb Ellis (read 20 Jul 2010) This history of the Depression is by a diarist newsman rather than by a historian. But much ... Read full review

Contents

THE END OF THE OLD WALDORFASTORIA
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PROSPERITY AND SPECULATION
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THE RISE AND FALL OF SAMUEL INSULL
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