This is an extraordinary, first hand account of how the United States economy weathered the most devastating depression in the nation's history and how it responded to Roosevelt's New Deal initiatives.

chapter |4 pages

Setting the Stage

chapter 1|18 pages

The New Deal

chapter 2|13 pages

Big Business

chapter 3|16 pages

The University

chapter 4|15 pages


chapter 5|14 pages


chapter 6|27 pages

People and Places