The Access to History series is the most popular and trusted series for AS and A level history students. This new edition provides accessible and complete coverage of the USA from 1890-1954, from the presidential situation in 1890 and the reasons for entering the First World War, to the policies of the New Deal and the impacts of the Second World War. It charts the changing optimism of the time, from the apparent economic stability of the 1920s, the devastation of the Depression, to the optimism under Roosevelt's presidency. Throughout the book, key dates, terms and issues are highlighted, and historical interpretations of key debates are outlined. Summary diagrams are included to consolidate knowledge and understanding of the period, and exam-style questions and tips written by examiners for each specification provide the opportunity to develop exam skills.Reference has already been made in Chapter 3 to the nature of the stock market between 1927 and 1929, which earned it ... The amount of trading on the market grew, particularly after Hoovera#39;s victory in the 1928 presidential election whenanbsp;...
|Title||:||Access to History: Prosperity, Depression and the New Deal: The USA 1890-1954 4th Ed|
|Publisher||:||Hachette UK - 2008-06-27|