Texas During the Great Depression, 1st Edition

  • Jess Moore
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  • ISBN-10: 1477745394
  • ISBN-13: 9781477745397
  • DDC: 976.4
  • Grade Level Range: 3rd Grade - 4th Grade
  • 32 Pages | eBook
  • Original Copyright 2014 | Published/Released February 2016
  • This publication's content originally published in print form: 2014

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This in-depth historical text focuses on the deep economic impact of the Great Depression in Texas. The scope of the book captures Texas's prosperous years leading up to the 1930s, as well as the major events and issues that caused the Texas economy to spiral into depression. The book offers insight into Great Depression politics, especially how they affected citizens and eventually sparked the recovery of the Texan economy. Through engaging text, supplemental maps, and authentic photographs, readers will walk away with greater understanding of the economic, social, and political implications of the Great Depression in Texas.

Features and Benefits

  • Age Appropriate and Achievable Content, Detailed Table of Contents, Glossary, Graphic Organizers, Maps, Index, Sidebars, Social Studies Content, Timelines, Background of State, Cultural Background , For Further Information Section, Primary Sources.

Table of Contents

Front Cover.
Title Page.
Copyright Page.
1: Texas before the Great Depression.
2: Black Tuesday.
3: The Dust Bowl.
4: Relief and Recovery.
5: Financial Reform.
6: World War II.
Reader Response Projects.