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Author Corrigan, Jim.

Title The 1920s decade in photos : the Roaring Twenties / Jim Corrigan.

Publication Info. Berkeley Heights, NJ : Enslow Publishers, [2010]


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 Bristol, Main Library - Children's Department  J973.915 COR    Check Shelf
 Bristol, Main Library - Young Adult Materials in Adult Department  YA973.915 C817    Check Shelf
 Bristol, Main Library - Young Adult Materials in Adult Department  YA973.915 C817    Check Shelf
 Bristol, Manross Branch - Children's Department  J973.9 C817 1920S    Check Shelf
 East Hartford, Raymond Library - Children's Department  J973.9 C    Check Shelf
 Enfield, Main Library - Children's Department  J 973.9 COR    Check Shelf
 Newington, Lucy Robbins Welles Library - Children's Department  J973.9 CORRIGAN    Check Shelf
 Simsbury Public Library - Children's Department  J 973.915 COR    Check Shelf
Description 64 pages : illustrations (some color) ; 24 cm.
Series Amazing decades in photos
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Welcome to the 1920s -- Prohibition takes effect -- Thousands arrested during Palmer Raids -- Women go to the polls -- Mussolini seizes power in Italy -- Flappers define fashion -- The KKK peaks and declines -- President Harding dies in office -- Teapot Dome scandal rivets the nation -- Germany slips into crisis -- Sporting celebrities -- Evolution on trial -- Scientific triumphs -- Secret culture of alcohol -- Tuning in to radio -- Lucky Lindy flies the Atlantic -- Hirohito ascends to the throne -- Arrival of Art Deco -- Rise of the gangsters -- The Great Depression begins -- Looking ahead.
Summary "Middle school readers will find out about the important world, national, and cultural developments of the decade 1920-1929"--Provided by publisher.
Subject United States -- History -- 1919-1933 -- Pictorial works -- Juvenile literature.
History, Modern -- 20th century -- Pictorial works -- Juvenile literature.
Nineteen twenties -- Pictorial works -- Juvenile literature.
Added Title Nineteen twenties decade in photos
ISBN 9780766031319 library binding
0766031314 library binding
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