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The New Deal by Fiona Venn

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Published by Edinburgh University Press .
Written in English


  • American history,
  • Central government policies,
  • Inter-war period, 1918-1939,
  • Second World War, 1939-1945,
  • New Deal, 1933-1939,
  • United States - General,
  • History - General History,
  • History,
  • History - U.S.,
  • Social policy,
  • History: American,
  • USA,
  • Political History,
  • Public Policy - Economic Policy,
  • United States - 20th Century/Depression,
  • Language Arts & Disciplines / Journalism,
  • History & Theory - General,
  • 1933-1945,
  • Politics and government,
  • United States

Book details:

The Physical Object
Number of Pages160
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL8979122M
ISBN 101853312223
ISBN 109781853312229

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