Crash: The Great Depression and the Fall and Rise of America The Great Depression and the Fall and Rise of America, Marc Favreau
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Crash: The Great Depression and the Fall and Rise of America

Author: Marc Favreau

Narrator: Oliver Wyman

Unabridged: 3 hr 9 min

Format: Digital Audiobook

Publisher: Hachette Audio

Published: 04/10/2018

Genre: Children & Young Adults Nonfiction - History - United States - 20th Century

Includes: Bonus PDF

Ages: 12 - 12

Synopsis

The incredible true story of how Americans from all walks of life weathered one of the most turbulent periods in our nation's history--the Great Depression--and emerged triumphant.Crash tells the story of the Great Depression, from the sweeping fallout of the market collapse to the more personal stories of those caught up in the aftermath. Packed with photographs, primary documents, and firsthand accounts, Crash shines a spotlight on pivotal moments and figures across ethnic, gender, racial, social, and geographic divides, reflecting many different experiences of one of the most turbulent decades in American history. Marc Favreau's meticulous research, vivid prose, and extensive back matter paints a thorough picture of how the country we live in today was built in response to the widespread poverty, insecurity, and fear of the 1930s.

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