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Prosperity Decade: from War to Depression: 1917-1929 and Depression Decade: from New Era Through New Deal, 1929-1941
Prosperity Decade: from War to Depression: 1917-1929 and Depression Decade: from New Era Through New Deal, 1929-1941
By George Soule and Broadus Mitchell
Rinehart and Rinehart, 1947, 365462 pp
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These two titles form Volumes VIII and IX in "The Economic History of the United States." Mr. Soule is a former editor of The New Republic and Dr. Mitchell teaches economics at Rutgers University. Their accounts are both descriptive and analytical, the latter giving scope for their own theoretical predilections.