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TABLE OF CONTENTS Preface ix How to Use This Book xiii NARRATIVE OVERVIEW Prologue Chapter One: The Roaring Twenties and the Great Crash Chapter Two: The Hoover Years Chapter Three: Roosevelt and the ¿First¿ New Deal Chapter Four: The Dust Bowl Chapter Five: Unveiling the Second New Deal Chapter Six: Wartime Prosperity Chapter Seven: Legacy of the Great Depression and the New Deal BIOGRAPHIES Charles E. Coughlin Herbert Hoover Harry Lloyd Hopkins Hugh S. Johnson Huey Long Frances Perkins Eleanor Roosevelt Franklin D. Roosevelt Henry A. Wallace PRIMARY SOURCES Remembering a Depression Childhood Herbert Hoover Predicts a Quick Recovery Franklin D. Roosevelt¿s First Inaugural Address Praise for the Civilian Conservation Corps An Excerpt from John Steinbeck¿s Grapes of Wrath Woody Guthrie Describes the Dust Bowl Remembering ¿Black Sunday¿ Battling the Dust Bowl and Rural Poverty Roosevelt Unveils the Second New Deal An Anti-New Deal Editorial from the Saturday Evening Post A Rabbi¿s Letter of Thanks to Roosevelt Important People, Places, and Terms Chronology Sources for Further Study Bibliography Photos Credits Index
Library of Congress Subject Headings for this publication:
United States -- History -- 1919-1933.
United States -- History -- 1933-1945.
Depressions -- 1929 -- United States.
New Deal, 1933-1939.