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    • World War I and the Age of Modern Warfare

      Provides a detailed account of the alliances and tensions that triggered the Great War; details the horrors of trench warfare and the new weapons used in the conflict; provides an overview of the war’s key offensives; and explains the legacy of the war. Includes biographies, primary sources, and more.

      • Publication Date: 2013
      • ISBN: 978-0-7808-1325-0
      • Available as E-Book: Yes
      • Web Price: $54.00

    • The WPA—Putting America to Work

      Provides a detailed account of the Works Progress Administration (WPA), the centerpiece of the New Deal programs put in place by President Franklin D. Roosevelt to tame the Great Depression and get America back on its feet. Includes biographies, primary sources, and more.

      • Publication Date: 2014
      • ISBN: 978-0-7808-1331-1
      • Available as E-Book: Yes
      • Web Price: $54.00

    • The Zoot Suit Riots

      Provides a detailed account of the political events, social trends, and racial attitudes that contributed to a week-long outbreak of violence in Los Angeles in 1943 by white servicemen and civilians against young Mexican-American ‘zoot suiters.’ Includes a narrative overview, biographies, primary sources, chronology, glossary, bibliography, and index.

      • Publication Date: 2013
      • ISBN: 978-0-7808-1285-7
      • Available as E-Book: Yes
      • Web Price: $54.00