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Essential Events explores historic happenings around the globe and how those events have sculpted societies, the sciences, and politics.

Biographies, historic events, current debates, and social issues are all an essential part of the curriculum. Readers can meet these research needs with the Essential ...

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Overview

Essential Events explores historic happenings around the globe and how those events have sculpted societies, the sciences, and politics.

Biographies, historic events, current debates, and social issues are all an essential part of the curriculum. Readers can meet these research needs with the Essential Library, a well-researched, well-written, and beautifully designed imprint.

The Essential Library offers tremendous study tools:

Primary research and sources

Maps, color images, and historic documents

Timelines

Essential Facts-an overview of each topic

Selected Bibliography

Further Reading

Web sites-to expand research

Contact information for related organizations

Glossaries

Source notes by chapter

Index

Author biography

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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9781616136840
  • Publisher: ABDO Publishing Company
  • Publication date: 9/1/2010
  • Series: Essential Events Set 5 Series
  • Format: Library Binding
  • Pages: 112
  • Age range: 11 - 15 Years
  • Product dimensions: 6.20 (w) x 9.10 (h) x 0.50 (d)

Table of Contents

Chapter 1 A New President 6

Chapter 2 The Roaring Twenties 14

Chapter 3 Roosevelt Takes Action 24

Chapter 4 The New Deal 34

Chapter 5 Getting Back on Track 42

Chapter 6 Relief, Recovery, and Reform 50

Chapter 7 Putting Americans Back to Work 58

Chapter 8 The Second New Deal 68

Chapter 9 Too Much Power? 78

Chapter 10 War Aids Recovery 86

Timeline 96

Essential Facts 100

Additional Resources 102

Glossary 104

Source Notes 106

Index 109

About the Author 112

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