Modern history

The Great Depression in American History

The Great Depression in American History

Describes the history surrounding the Great Depression, highlighting the causes and key figures.

Chapter 1: “WALL STREET LAYS AN EGG”

Chapter 2: “THE BUSINESS OF AMERICA IS BUSINESS”

Chapter 3: “BROTHER, CAN YOU SPARE A DIME?”

Chapter 4: FDR

Chapter 5: “TRY SOMETHING”

Chapter 6: DUST BOWL

Chapter 7: “SHARE OUR WEALTH”

Chapter 8: THE SECOND NEW DEAL

Chapter 9: “MAIRZY DOATS AND DOAZY DOATS”

Chapter 10: “THE GREAT ARSENAL OF DEMOCRACY”

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