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

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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
Author
Subject
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
Biography type
contains biographical information
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
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, Mason B. Williams
Publication
Copyright
Note
Paperback edition: 2014
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Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 411-473) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
I. Foundations -- Beginnings -- A season in the wilderness -- The deluge -- II. The New Deal -- "Jobs is the cry" -- The New Deal's "lost legacy" -- From fusion to confusion -- New dealer for the duration -- III. War and postwar -- The local politics of foreign policy -- The battle of New York -- "I hope others will follow New York's example."
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15533925
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Dimensions
25 cm
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Edition
First edition.
Extent
xvii, 494 pages, 8 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9780393348989
Isbn Type
(paperback)
Lccn
2013004481
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9780393348989
  • (AuCNLKIN)000050551490
  • (OCoLC)857404722
  • (Nz-Kotui)2386742

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