The Resource What was the Great Depression?, by Janet B. Pascal ; illustrated by Dede Putra, (electronic resource)

What was the Great Depression?, by Janet B. Pascal ; illustrated by Dede Putra, (electronic resource)

Label
What was the Great Depression?
Title
What was the Great Depression?
Statement of responsibility
by Janet B. Pascal ; illustrated by Dede Putra
Creator
Contributor
Author
Illustrator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"On October 29, 1929, life in the United States took a turn for the worst. The stock market the system that controls money in America plunged to a record low. But this event was only the beginning of many bad years to come. By the early 1930s, one out of three people was not working. People lost their jobs, their houses, or both and ended up in shantytowns called Hoovervilles named for the president at the time of the crash. By 1933, many banks had gone under. Though the U.S. has seen other times of struggle, the Great Depression remains one of the hardest and most widespread tragedies in American history. Now it is represented clearly and with 80 illustrations in our What Was? series."--Provided by publisher
Member of
Cataloging source
TEFOD
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Pascal, Janet B
Dewey number
973.91
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • plates
Index
no index present
Intended audience
Age: 8-12
LC call number
E806
LC item number
.P3557 2015eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Putra, Dede
Series statement
What was ...?
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Depressions
  • United States
  • United States
  • Depressions
  • United States
Target audience
juvenile
Label
What was the Great Depression?, by Janet B. Pascal ; illustrated by Dede Putra, (electronic resource)
Link
Instantiates
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
What was the Great Depression? -- Time to have fun -- The bubble bursts -- The banks fail -- Hoovervilles and hobos -- Losing the farm -- Roosevelt to the rescue -- Big changes: the dust bowl -- More big changes: war! -- The power of the president -- Timelines
Control code
ocn933525959
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (108 pages, 16 unnumbered leaves of plates)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780399540134
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other physical details
illustrations.
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
Stock number
4D5C49AE-14FE-44E0-8158-F07BB5619C1F
System control number
(OCoLC)933525959
Label
What was the Great Depression?, by Janet B. Pascal ; illustrated by Dede Putra, (electronic resource)
Link
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
What was the Great Depression? -- Time to have fun -- The bubble bursts -- The banks fail -- Hoovervilles and hobos -- Losing the farm -- Roosevelt to the rescue -- Big changes: the dust bowl -- More big changes: war! -- The power of the president -- Timelines
Control code
ocn933525959
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (108 pages, 16 unnumbered leaves of plates)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780399540134
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other physical details
illustrations.
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
Stock number
4D5C49AE-14FE-44E0-8158-F07BB5619C1F
System control number
(OCoLC)933525959

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