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America has fun : the Roaring Twenties

by Price, Sean.

Format: Print Book 2009
Availability: Available at 1 Library 1 of 1 copy
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Location Collection Call #
Northland Public Library Children's Nonfiction J 973.91 P93
Location  Northland Public Library
 
Collection  Children's Nonfiction
 
Call Number  J 973.91 P93
 
 
Summary
Find out about this exciting time in America's past! With fun dances like The Charleston and crazy fads like "flag-pole sitting," many people enjoyed themselves during this decade. People loved following sports stars like Babe Ruth and Helen Wills. They also wanted to know where Charles Lindbergh was going to fly next! Who were the flappers? What was the Harlem Renaissance? And what put an end to all of the fun? Each book in the 'American History Through Primary Sources' series delivers curriculum content by way of primary source material. Background knowledge of the subject matter is incorporated into the text. The books use clear, predictable text structures and have been leveled by a literacy expert to ensure accessibility. Vocabulary is defined at the point of use.
Contents
Life in the 1920s
All that jazz
Good sports
In the news
End of the fun.

Additional Information
Series Fusion (Chicago, Ill.)
Subjects Nineteen twenties -- Sources -- Juvenile literature.
United States -- History -- 1919-1933 -- Sources -- Juvenile literature.
United States -- Social life and customs -- 1918-1945 -- Sources -- Juvenile literature.
Publisher Chicago :Raintree,2009
Other Titles Roaring Twenties
Language English
Description 32 pages : illustrations (some color), map ; 25 cm.
Bibliography Notes Includes bibliographical references (page 31) and index.
ISBN 9781410931115 (hc)
1410931110 (hc)
9781410931207 (pb)
141093120X (pb)
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