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The human face of the Great Depression

by Cannon, Michael.

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Published by Todayʼs Australia Pub. Co. in Mornington, Vic .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Australia,
  • Australia.
    • Subjects:
    • Depressions -- 1929 -- Australia.,
    • Australia -- Social conditions.,
    • Australia -- Politics and government.

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references (p. 297-304) and index.

      StatementMichael Cannon.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsHB3675 .C36 1997
      The Physical Object
      Pagination315 p. :
      Number of Pages315
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL285014M
      ISBN 100646271784
      LC Control Number97187909

      The Great Depression was the worst economic downturn in world history. Learn about the Dust Bowl, New Deal, causes of the Great Depression, a Great Depression timeline more. Social and political history and long-term effects of the Great Depression. Includes personal histories. Notes. Includes bibliographical references (p. ) and index. In English. Other Form. Online version Cannon, Michael. Human face of the Great Depression. Mornington, Vic.: Todayʼs Australia Pub. Co., Language. English ISBN.

      The human face of the Great Depression by Cannon, Michael at - ISBN - ISBN - Today's Australia - - Softcover.   In this extract from his new book, Johann Hari, who took antidepressants for 13 years, calls for a new approach. I n the s, a truth was accidentally discovered .

        Those who lived through the Great Depression tell their stories A state agency in Ohio asked older residents for their reminiscences, which range from tart to .   She instantly became the face of the Great Depression with the publishing of Lange’s photos; because of this, government aid soon flocked to the region. Photographer’s like Lange had a great hand in not only using her art to support the government relief programs, but also in documenting the affects of the Great Depression and bringing it.


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