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Contents I. Focus on the Twenties 1 Louis Armstrong and Duke Ellington: The Jazz Age 2 Aime Semple McPherson: Jazz Age Religion 3 Samuel Insull and the Great Crash II. Battling the Depression 4 Herbert Hoover and the Crisis of American Individualism 5 Harry Hopkins, Quintessential New Dealer 6 John L. Lewis: Labor Hero and Public Villain 7 Mickey Mouse: Laughter in Hard Times III. A War of Hate and Heroism 8 Monica Sone, Richard Nishimoto, and Daniel K. Inoye: The Nisei Japanese Experience 9 General George Marshall, Duty Bound 10 Rosie the Riveter: Four Lives 11 J. Robert Oppenheimer, Father of the Atomic Bomb
Library of Congress Subject Headings for this publication:
Celebrities -- United States -- Biography.
Biography -- 20th century.
United States -- Biography.
United States -- History -- 20th century.