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Brother, can you spare a dime? the Great Depression, 1929-1933 by Milton Meltzer

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Published by Facts on File in New York .
Written in English



  • United States,
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  • Depressions -- 1929 -- United States,
  • United States -- Economic conditions -- 1918-1945,
  • United States -- Social conditions -- 1918-1932

Book details:

Edition Notes

StatementMilton Meltzer ; illustrated with contemporary prints & photographs.
SeriesThe Library of American history
LC ClassificationsHC106.3 .M37 1991
The Physical Object
Paginationx, 130 p. :
Number of Pages130
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL1879346M
ISBN 100816023727
LC Control Number90039760

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