Only yesterday: an informal history of the 1920's

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Wiley,
Pub. Date:
1997.
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"A style that is verve itself." -- New York Times

"A perfectly grand piece of historical record and synthetic journalism." -- Chicago Daily Tribune

From Frederick Lewis Allen, former editor-in-chief of Harper's magazine, comes a classic history of 1920s America, from the end of World War I to the stock market crash and the beginning of The Great Depression. Originally published in 1931, Only Yesterday has an exuberance and proximity to its subject--the Roaring Twenties in all its scandal and glory--that uniquely captures the feel of the era.

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subject_facet United States -- Economic conditions -- 1918-1945, United States -- History -- 1919-1933, United States -- Social conditions -- 1918-1932
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