America in the Forties

America in the Forties

eBook - 2012
Rate this:
Baker & Taylor
Chronicles one of the most influential decades in American history, highlighting the conflicts with Europe and Japan, to the beginning of the Cold War and the leaders from Roosevelt to Churchill to Truman who helped shape the era and the future.

Lightning Source, Inc. Ebooks
America in the Forties is a readable and concise narrative that tells the story of the forties in the United States. The book argues that the forties were an important period in American life, shaped by charismatic, brilliant, and sometimes controversial leaders. It traces the entire decade from the first stirrings of war in a nation consumed by the Great Depression to fights with Europe and Japan and through the start of the Cold War and the dawn of the atomic age.

Publisher: Syracuse, N.Y. : Syracuse University Press, 2012. (Baltimore, Md. : Project MUSE, 2012)
Edition: 1st ed
ISBN: 9780815650614
0815650612
0815650612
Characteristics: 1 online resource (xiii, 213 pages)

Opinion

From the critics


Community Activity

Comment

Add a Comment

There are no comments for this title yet.

Age Suitability

Add Age Suitability

There are no age suitabilities for this title yet.

Summary

Add a Summary

There are no summaries for this title yet.

Notices

Add Notices

There are no notices for this title yet.

Quotes

Add a Quote

There are no quotes for this title yet.

Explore Further

Recommendations

Subject Headings

  Loading...

Find it at SPL

  Loading...
[]
[]
To Top