Only Yesterday

An Informal History of the 1920's
Allen, Frederick Lewis (Book - 1997)
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Written in 1931, this new installment in the Wiley Investment Classics series offers a well-written historical and anecdotal account of the volatile stock market of the 1920s. It traces the rise of post World War I prosperity up to the crash of 1929 before a colorful backdrop that includes Al Capone, Prohibition, the first radio, and the rise and fall of the skirt length.
Authors: Allen, Frederick Lewis, 1890-1954
Title: Only yesterday
an informal history of the 1920's
Publisher: New York : Wiley, 1997
Characteristics: xii, 285 p. ;,22 cm
Statement of Responsibility: Frederick Lewis Allen
Notes: Originally published: New York : Harper and Brothers, 1931
ISBN: 9780471189527
Branch Call Number: 973.91 A425o 1997
Bibliography: Includes bibliographical references and index
Subject Headings: Nineteen twenties United States Economic conditions 1918-1945 United States Social conditions 1918-1932 United States History 1919-1933
Topical Term: Nineteen twenties
LCCN: 97019930
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In this classic work, published in 1931, Allen traces, with a humorous touch, the currents in national life and thought which are the essence of true history.

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