The Twenty Year Revolution From Roosevelt To Eisenhower
Literary Licensing, LLC, 2012 - Broj stranica: 280
""The Twenty Year Revolution From Roosevelt To Eisenhower"" is a comprehensive historical account of the United States from the presidency of Franklin D. Roosevelt to that of Dwight D. Eisenhower. Written by Chesly Manly, the book covers two decades of American politics, economics, and social changes that shaped the nation during this period. The book begins with an overview of Roosevelt's New Deal policies, which aimed to address the economic challenges of the Great Depression. Manly explores the impact of the New Deal on the country and its citizens, including the creation of social safety net programs and the expansion of government control over the economy. The book then delves into the World War II era, covering topics such as the country's entrance into the war, the role of women and minorities in the war effort, and the post-war economic boom. Manly also discusses the rise of the Cold War and the tensions between the United States and the Soviet Union during this time.Moving into the 1950s, the book explores the presidency of Eisenhower and his efforts to maintain peace and stability during the Cold War. Manly discusses the impact of the Korean War, the growth of the military-industrial complex, and the rise of McCarthyism and anti-communist sentiment in the United States.Overall, ""The Twenty Year Revolution From Roosevelt To Eisenhower"" provides a detailed and insightful look at a transformative period in American history. It offers a nuanced understanding of the political, economic, and social changes that shaped the nation during this time and their lasting impact on American society.This scarce antiquarian book is a facsimile reprint of the old original and may contain some imperfections such as library marks and notations. Because we believe this work is culturally important, we have made it available as part of our commitment for protecting, preserving, and promoting the world's literature in affordable, high quality, modern editions, that are true to their original work.