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The Resource City of ambition : FDR, La Guardia, and the making of modern New York, Mason B. Williams

City of ambition : FDR, La Guardia, and the making of modern New York, Mason B. Williams

Label
City of ambition : FDR, La Guardia, and the making of modern New York
Title
City of ambition
Title remainder
FDR, La Guardia, and the making of modern New York
Statement of responsibility
Mason B. Williams
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Describes the revitalization of New York during the Great Depression as President Roosevelt and Mayor LaGuardia worked together to build parks, bridges, and schools and put people to work by channeling federal resources into cities and counties
Pace
Writing style
Biography type
contains biographical information
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10175613
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
974.7/1
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
F128.5
LC item number
.W73 2013
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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True
Target audience
adult
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FDR, La Guardia, and the making of modern New York
Label
City of ambition : FDR, La Guardia, and the making of modern New York, Mason B. Williams
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
pt. 1. Foundations. Beginnings -- A season in the wilderness -- The deluge -- pt. 2. The new deal. "Jobs is the cry" -- The new deal's "lost legacy" -- From fusion to confusion -- New dealer for the duration -- pt. 3. War and postwar. The local politics of foreign policy -- The battle of New York -- "I hope others will follow New York's example."
Control code
2013004481
Dimensions
25 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
xvii, 494 p.
Isbn
9780393066913
Lccn
2013004481
Other physical details
ill.
Label
City of ambition : FDR, La Guardia, and the making of modern New York, Mason B. Williams
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
pt. 1. Foundations. Beginnings -- A season in the wilderness -- The deluge -- pt. 2. The new deal. "Jobs is the cry" -- The new deal's "lost legacy" -- From fusion to confusion -- New dealer for the duration -- pt. 3. War and postwar. The local politics of foreign policy -- The battle of New York -- "I hope others will follow New York's example."
Control code
2013004481
Dimensions
25 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
xvii, 494 p.
Isbn
9780393066913
Lccn
2013004481
Other physical details
ill.

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