Hard times : an oral history of the great depression (Book, 1986) [University of Maryland, College Park]
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Hard times : an oral history of the great depression

Hard times : an oral history of the great depression

Author: Studs Terkel
Publisher: New York : Pantheon Books, [1986] ©1986
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : English : First trade paperback editionView all editions and formats
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"Persons of all ages, occupations, and classes scattered across the United States remember what they experienced or were told about the economic crisis of the 1930s. The result is a social document of immense interest."
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Genre/Form: Personal Narrative
History
Personal narratives
Oral histories
Récits personnels
Material Type: Biography
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Studs Terkel
ISBN: 0394746910 9780394746913 1565846567 9781565846562
OCLC Number: 13358140
Notes: Originally published: New York : Pantheon Books, 1970.
Description: xvii, 462 pages ; 21 cm
Responsibility: Studs Terkel.

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Capturing the Depression in all its complexity, this work assembles a mosaic of memories as told by those who faced destitution, as well as those who stayed rich.  Read more...
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