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The Great Depression

3.75  ·  Rating Details ·  8 Ratings  ·  3 Reviews
In the summer of 1929, the United States entered a recession, as it had many times before. However, this would be no ordinary economic downturn. Over the next several years, the economies of many other countries began to suffer as well. Soon, much of the world had plunged into the Great Depression, an economic disaster unlike any other. This book investigates the causes, ...more
Hardcover, 64 pages
Published September 1st 2012 by Scholastic
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Great, informative, quick read! I mostly already knew the information in this book, but I can see this being very helpful for younger people wanting to grazer the surface of this era of tragic events.
Feb 10, 2014 Taneka rated it it was amazing
A short read fill with lots of information. I felt as if I were reading about the economic downturn of 2007. Oh how history repeats itself.
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Dec 13, 2013 Katie Sicking rated it really liked it
This is a kid-friendly informational text about the Great Depression. The way the book is laid out is very engaging for children.
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