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By Neil A. Wynn

This quantity examines major contributors and advancements in American political, fiscal, social, and cultural historical past among the years 1913 and 1933. It used to be a time of momentous swap together with involvement in international battle I, the crimson Scare, the Jazz Age, the Crash of 1929, and the onset of the nice melancholy. It covers the presidencies of Woodrow Wilson, Warren G. Harding, Calvin Coolidge, and Herbert Hoover and the shift from reformism to conservatism. Prohibition and gangsterism symbolized the obvious failure of politics. The A to Z from the good warfare to the nice melancholy covers this crucial interval in American background with a chronology, an introductory essay, a bibliography, and 1000s of cross-referenced dictionary entries on every thing from autos, chemical substances, and electric items, to mass leisure and the increase of Hollywood, radio, and sport.

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