The Resource 1920 : the year that made the decade roar, Eric Burns

1920 : the year that made the decade roar, Eric Burns

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1920 : the year that made the decade roar
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1920
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the year that made the decade roar
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Eric Burns
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eng
Summary
One of the most dynamic eras in American history, the 1920s began with a watershed year that would set the tone for the century to follow.The Roaring Twenties is the only decade in American history with a widely applied nickname, and our collective fascination with this era continues. But how did this surge of innovation and cultural milestones emerge out of the ashes of World War I?Acclaimed author Eric Burns investigates the year 1920, which was not only a crucial twelve-month period of its own, but one that foretold the future. 1920 foreshadowed the rest of the twentieth century and the early years of the twenty-first, whether it was Sacco and Vanzetti or the stock market crash that brought this era to a close.Burns sets the record straight about this most misunderstood and iconic of periods. Despite being the first full year of armistice, 1920 was not a peaceful period́??it contained the greatest act of terrorism in American history to that time. And while 1920 is thought of as the beginning of a prosperous era, for most people life had never been more unaffordable. Meanwhile, African Americans were putting their stamp on culture. And though people today imagine the frivolous image of the flapper dancing the night away, the truth was that a new kind of power had been bestowed on women, and it had nothing to do with the dance floor.From prohibition to immigration, the birth of jazz, the rise of expatriate literature, and the original Ponzi scheme, 1920 was truly a year like no other
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Burns, Eric
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973.913
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E178
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.B955 2015ab
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  • Nineteen twenty, A.D
  • HISTORY / United States / 20th Century
  • Economic history
  • Nineteen twenty, A.D
  • Social conditions
  • United States
  • United States
  • United States
  • United States
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1920 : the year that made the decade roar, Eric Burns
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Unabridged.
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9781483085098
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Label
1920 : the year that made the decade roar, Eric Burns
Link
http://evpl.lib.overdrive.com/ContentDetails.htm?ID=88CC3D97-2F56-4302-BC7B-CCE70422243B
Publication
Copyright
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unknown
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unknown
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online resource
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cr
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rdacarrier.
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not applicable
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unknown
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spoken word
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spw
Content type MARC source
rdacontent.
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ocn906809367
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  • not applicable
  • unknown
Edition
Unabridged.
Extent
1 online resource (1 audio file)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Groove width / pitch
not applicable
Isbn
9781483085098
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not applicable
Kind of disc cylinder or tape
not applicable
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unknown
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unknown
Media category
computer
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rdamedia.
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c
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digital.
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not applicable
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unknown
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sound
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digital recording
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  • other
  • remote
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other
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88CC3D97-2F56-4302-BC7B-CCE70422243B
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