Promised land : how the rise of the middle class transformed America, 1929-1968 / David Stebenne.
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|Bethlehem Main Library||305.55 (Text)||33062009322968||New Adult Non-Fiction||Available||-|
- ISBN: 9781982102708
- ISBN: 1982102705
- Physical Description: xix, 311 pages ; 24 cm
- Edition: First Scribner hardcover edition.
- Publisher: New York : Scribner, 2020.
|Bibliography, etc. Note:||
Includes bibliographical references and index.
|Formatted Contents Note:||
Introduction -- A dream deferred -- Roosevelt to the rescue -- Hour of discontent -- The good war -- Postwar fog -- The middle-class model -- Cracks in the foundation -- Trying to cope -- Things fall apart -- The era in retrospect.
"A timely work of groundbreaking history explains how the American middle class ballooned at mid-century until it dominated the nation, showing who benefited and what brought the expansion to an end"-- Provided by publisher.
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