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Only yesterday; : an informal history of the nineteen-twenties,, by Frederick Lewis Allen

Label
Only yesterday; : an informal history of the nineteen-twenties,
Title
Only yesterday;
Title remainder
an informal history of the nineteen-twenties,
Statement of responsibility
by Frederick Lewis Allen
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
A social history of the United States during the "roaring twenties." Examines American individualism and the decade that they knew Mah Jong and Mencken, Couéism and Coolidge, Listerine and Lindbergh, as well as Capone, Ford, Babe Ruth, the Teapot Dome, and bathtub gin
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1890-1954
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Allen, Frederick Lewis
Dewey number
973.91
Illustrations
  • portraits
  • plates
  • facsimiles
Index
no index present
LC call number
  • E784
  • F741
LC item number
  • .A6 1931
  • .A64
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • United States
  • United States
  • United States
  • Nineteen twenties
Label
Only yesterday; : an informal history of the nineteen-twenties,, by Frederick Lewis Allen
Instantiates
Publication
Note
"Second printing."
Bibliography note
"Sources and obligations": p. 358-361
Contents
Prelude: May, 1919 -- Back to normalcy -- The big Red scare -- America convalescent -- The revolution in manners and morals -- Harding and the scandals -- Coolidge prosperity -- The ballyhoo years -- The revolt of the highbrows -- Alcohol and Al Capone -- Home, sweet Florida -- The big bull market -- Crash! -- Aftermath: 1930-31
Control code
ocm02730160
Dimensions
23 cm.
Extent
xiv, p., 1 l., 370 p.
Lccn
31028421
Other physical details
front., plates, ports., facsims.
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 722
  • (OCoLC)2730160
Label
Only yesterday; : an informal history of the nineteen-twenties,, by Frederick Lewis Allen
Publication
Note
"Second printing."
Bibliography note
"Sources and obligations": p. 358-361
Contents
Prelude: May, 1919 -- Back to normalcy -- The big Red scare -- America convalescent -- The revolution in manners and morals -- Harding and the scandals -- Coolidge prosperity -- The ballyhoo years -- The revolt of the highbrows -- Alcohol and Al Capone -- Home, sweet Florida -- The big bull market -- Crash! -- Aftermath: 1930-31
Control code
ocm02730160
Dimensions
23 cm.
Extent
xiv, p., 1 l., 370 p.
Lccn
31028421
Other physical details
front., plates, ports., facsims.
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 722
  • (OCoLC)2730160

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