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Author Stebenne, David, author.

Title Promised land : how the rise of the middle class transformed America, 1929-1968 / David Stebenne.

Publication Info. New York : Scribner, 2020.

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Edition First Scribner hardcover edition.
Description xix, 311 pages ; 24 cm
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Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Summary "A timely work of groundbreaking history explains how the American middle class ballooned at mid-century until it dominated the nation, showing who benefited and what brought the expansion to an end"-- Provided by publisher.
Contents Introduction -- A dream deferred -- Roosevelt to the rescue -- Hour of discontent -- The good war -- Postwar fog -- The middle-class model -- Cracks in the foundation -- Trying to cope -- Things fall apart -- The era in retrospect.
Subject Middle class -- United States -- History -- 20th century.
United States -- Social conditions -- 20th century.
United States -- Economic conditions -- 20th century.
United States -- History -- 20th century.
ISBN 9781982102708 (hardcover)
1982102705

 
    
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