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Rough guide to US history (1917 - 1954)

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Liam Hallett

on 14 July 2011

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Transcript of Rough guide to US history (1917 - 1954)

A Brief guide
to American history 1917 - 1954 Woodrow Wilson Main Developments - End of WW1 (1918)
- Period of 'isolation' begins (1918-41)
- Volstead act (1919)
National prohibition act (18th Amendment)
- Period of Lassaiz faire economics begins (1919-29)
- Emergency tariff act (1921) 1913 - 1921 Warren G Harding Main Developments - Fordney Mccumber - Tariff act (1922)

- Death of Harding (1923) Calvin Coolidge Main Developments - Scopes' monkey trial (1925),
- Wall Street Crash (1929),
- Drift (1929 - 33) Herbert Hoover Main Developments 1921 - 1923 1923 - 1929 - Beer act (1933) - 21st amendment,

- New Deal (1933) 1929 - 1933 Franklin D Roosevelt Main Developments - Supreme court opposes new deal (1935)
- Second new deal (1935-36)
- Judiciary Reorganisation bill (1937)
- Roosevelt recession (191937-38)
- Japanese bombing of Pearl harbour (1941)
- USA join the Allies in WW2 (1941)
- Lend lese act (1941-45) Harry S Truman Main Developments - Employment act (1947),

- Marashal plan of 1947 (1947), 1933 - 1945 1945 - 1953 Dwight D Eisenhower Main developments - Mcarthy Witch Hunts (1940s-50s) 1953 - 1961
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