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1964 The 1920's: Rhetoric or Reality? Edmund Traverso and Van R. Halsey 1964
The 1920's: Rhetoric and Reality: New dimensions in American history by Edmund Traverso. Published by Heath, 1964. Originally Published by the University of California. 184 pages. Discusses the 66th Congress, Butler Act, Eighteenth Amendment, Klansmen, League of Nations, Monroe Doctrine, Nordic Race, Sinclair Lewis, Vanity Fair and More.
American History, A Survey, Volume II: Since 1865 American History, A Survey, Volume II: Since 1865 Richard N. Current, T. Harry Williams, Frank Freidel, Alan Brinkley 1983
Richard N. Current, T. Harry Williams, Frank Freidel, Alan Brinkley, American History, A Survey, Volume II: Since 1865, Sixth Edition © 1983 Alfred A. Knopf, New York, Soft Cover, 1028 Pages, 0394-33080-3, 973. Text consists of the 2d pt. of the 1-vol. 3d ed. published under title: The Essentials of American history. Includes bibliographies and index.
0840755945 The Bicentennial Almanac: 200 Year of America Edited by Calvin D. Linton, Ph.D. 1975
The Bicentennial almanac : 200 years of America 1776-1976 / editor-in-chief, Calvin D. Linton ; introductory text, Walter A. Payne. Published in 1977 under title: The American almanac. Includes index. ISBNs: 0840740417. 0840740433 0840755945.
0674079515 Boston: A Topographical History, Second Edition, Enlarged Walter Muir Whitehill 1968
In this urbane and delightful book, Walter Muir Whitehill follows the course of Boston's history, describing the changing face of the city, and the society that changed with it, through more than three hundred years. Mr. Whitehill and Boston are devoted friends of long standing and his regard for the city is as personal as it is informed. In the past years a time of great physical change has come once more to Boston, this time along the Fenway, on Bay State Road, and elsewhere. The author tells of what is being done and planned, relating these things to Boston history and the continuing need for architectural beauty and simplicity.
The Depression Years The Depression Years Arthur Rothstein 1978
Arthur Rothstein, The Depression Years, © 1978 Dover Publications, Inc.., New York, Soft Cover, 119 Pages, 0-486-23590-4. Outstanding 1930s photos: famous dust storm photo, ragged children, unemployed, etc. 120 photographs. Captions. Part of The Dover pictorial archive series.
Food and Drink in History : Selections from the Annales, Économies, Sociétes, Civilisations, Volume 5 Food and Drink in History : Selections from the Annales, Économies, Sociétes, Civilisations, Volume 5 Edited by Robert Forster and Orest Ranum ; Translated by Elborg Forster and Patricia M. Ranum. 1979
An academic study in the history of nutrition, the role of the potato in the Eighteenth Century, food supplies in early-modern Rome, water supplies in the Nineteenth-Century, and other French studies of the consumption of food through history. Edited by Robert Forster and Orest Ranum ; Translated by Elborg Forster and Patricia M. Ranum. Paperback. 173pp. ISBN: 0-8018-2157-6. DCN: 641'.09. Publisher: The Johns Hopkins University Press, Baltimore, Maryland © 1979. List Price: US$4.95.
0713415134 History of Men's Costume Marion Sichel 1984
History of men's costume / Marion Sichel. London : Batsford Academic and Educational, 1984. 72 p. : ill. (some col.) ; 26 cm. "Costume reference"--Jacket. Includes index. Bibliography: p. 71. Dewey 391/.1/0941.
0030741300 In Search of America: Volume Two - Community / National Identity / Democracy David H Fowler, Eugene D. Levy, John W. Blassingame, and Jacquelyn S. Haywood 1972
In search of America; community, national identity, democracy. Edited by David H. Fowler [and others]. New York, Dryden Press [1972], ISBN 0030741300 (v. 2) Dewey 973. 2 v. illus. 21 x 26 cm.
The New Deal The New Deal Paul K. Conkin 1975
Contents include a discussion of Roosevelt, the depression in America, the origins of a Welfare State, and the perils of depression era politics. By Paul K. Conkin. Second Edition. Paperback. 114pp. ISBN: 0-88295-722-8. DCN: 973.917. Publisher: Harlan Davidson, Inc., Arlington Heights, Illinois. © 1967, 1975. Part of The American History Series. List Price: US$4.17. Reprint. Originally published: 2nd ed. New York : Crowell, 1975. (Crowell American history series) "A note on New Deal historiography": p. 103-108. Includes index.
O Lutefisk: A Book of Pure Nostalgia O Lutefisk: A Book of Pure Nostalgia E. C. (Red) Stangland 1989
Red Stangland, O Lutefisk: A Book of Pure Nostalgia, © 1989 Norse Press, Soux Falls, South Dakota, Soft Cover, 128 Pages, 0-9613274-1-3. Life in the 1920s & 1930s: Living through the depression years, coping with the drought, small town lifestyles and pranks, and author's original homespun poems.
Old Boston in Early Photographs, 1850-1918 Old Boston in Early Photographs, 1850-1918 Philip Bergen 1990
Philip Bergen, Old Boston in Early Photographs, 1850-1918, © 1990 Dover Publications, Inc.., New York, Soft Cover, 116 Pages, 0-486-26184-0. Rare vintage views document oldest major American city: Boston Common, Faneuil Hall, Paul Revere’s House, Back Bay, Scollay Square, India Wharf, Quincy Market, Public Garden, numerous other sites and locales, many no longer extant. Informative introduction and detailed captions. Map.
0750913150 Southampton: Britain in Old Photographs Robert Cook 1996
 
This Fabulous Century: The Clamorous Era, 1910-1920 This Fabulous Century: The Clamorous Era, 1910-1920 Time-Life Books 1969
The End of Innocence, 1910-1920 by the editors of Time-Life Books. © 1969 Time, Inc., Alexandria, Va, Hard Cover, 288 Pages, LOC # 69-16698. Describes aspects of the political, economic, and cultural life of the United States between 1910 and 1919 including the Progressive Movement, World War I, and the silent film. Contents: America 1910-1920; The New Woman; The Flickers; The Tin Lizzie; Culture; Close-up; Fun and Games; The Great Outdoors; Winter Fun; The War; Broadway. Includes bibliographical references (p. 283) and index.
This Fabulous Century: The Roaring Twenties, 1920-1930 This Fabulous Century: The Roaring Twenties, 1920-1930 Time-Life Books 1969
The Roaring twenties, 1920-1930 by the editors of Time-Life Books. © 1969 Time, Inc., Alexandria, Va, Hard Cover, 288 Pages, LOC # 69-16698. Photographic history of the 1920's. Contents: America 1920-1930; Flaming Youth; Flight; All That Jazz; Boom and Bust; The Sports Starts; Prohibition; A Lively Press; Notables; Fads and Ballyhoo; On the Road. Includes bibliographical references (p. 283) and index.
   

 

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