Posts Categorized: Great Depression

#survival The Little Girl Who Fought the Great Depression: Shirley Temple and 1930s America #prepping

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The Little Girl Who Fought the Great Depression: Shirley Temple and 1930s America “[An] elucidating cultural history of Hollywood’s most popular child star…a must-read.” —Bill Desowitz, USA TodayFor four consecutive years she was the world’s box-office champion. With her image appearing in periodicals and advertisements roughly twenty times daily, she rivaled FDR and Edward VIII […]

#survival The Great Depression for Kids: Hardship and Hope in 1930s America, with 21 Activities (For Kids series) #prepping

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The Great Depression for Kids: Hardship and Hope in 1930s America, with 21 Activities (For Kids series) Have you ever wondered what it was like to live during the Great Depression? Perhaps you think of the stock market crash of 1929, unemployed workers standing in breadlines, and dust storms swirling on the Great Plains. But […]

#survival Hard Times: An Oral History of the Great Depression #prepping

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Hard Times: An Oral History of the Great Depression In this unique recreation of one of the most dramatic periods in modern American history, Studs Terkel recaptures the Great Depression of the 1930s in all its complexity. featuring a mosaic of memories from politicians, businessmen, artists, and writers, from those who were just kids to […]

#survival The Worst Hard Time: The Untold Story of Those Who Survived the Great American Dust Bowl #prepping

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The Worst Hard Time: The Untold Story of Those Who Survived the Great American Dust Bowl In a tour de force of historical reportage, Timothy Egan’s National Book Award–winning story rescues an iconic chapter of American history from the shadows.The dust storms that terrorized the High Plains in the darkest years of the Depression were […]

#survival OUTSIDE/INSIDE: GROWING UP IN THE GREAT DEPRESSION #prepping

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OUTSIDE/INSIDE: GROWING UP IN THE GREAT DEPRESSION Outside/Inside: Growing up in the Great Depression is a memoir looking back at an impoverished childhood in the South Bronx slums during the Great Depression years of the 1930s. Don Croton, born in 1925, describes with bitterness but with gallows humor the survival strategies of a family of […]

#survival Great Myths of the Great Depression Reviews #prepping

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Great Myths of the Great Depression Great Myths of the Great Depression by Lawrence W Reed 2008 Pamphlet Price: $ 119.95 Buy It On Amazon.com – Discount Prices – CLICK HERE Get The Lowest Price On Amazon Amazon.com Widgets If a natural disaster or economic collapse occurs: * The 1st food item that will fly […]

#survival The Politically Incorrect Guide to the Great Depression and the New Deal (The Politically Incorrect Guides) #prepping

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The Politically Incorrect Guide to the Great Depression and the New Deal (The Politically Incorrect Guides) In this timely new P.I. Guide, Murphy reveals the stark truth: free market failure didn’t cause the Great Depression and the New Deal didn’t cure it. Shattering myths and politically correct lies, he tells why World War II didn […]