The Great Rent Wars

Pub Date : 2013-10-15 | Author : Robert M. Fogelson | Publisher : Yale University Press

ISBN 10 : 9780300191721
ISBN 13 : 0300191723

Looks at landlord and tenant relations and rent control in New York City, from 1917 to 1929...

The Crisis Of The Old Order 1919 1933

Pub Date : 2003 | Author : Arthur Meier Schlesinger | Publisher : Houghton Mifflin Harcourt

ISBN 10 : 0618340858
ISBN 13 : 9780618340859

The Crisis of the Old Order, 1919-1933, volume one of Pulitzer Prize-winning historian and biographer Arthur M. Schlesinger, Jr.’s Age of Roosevelt series, is the first of three ..

Belle Moskowitz

Pub Date : 1987 | Author : Elisabeth Israels Perry | Publisher : UPNE

ISBN 10 : 1555534244
ISBN 13 : 9781555534240

Now available in a new edition, this well-crafted feminist biography restores to history the career of a pioneering activist who achieved unprecedented influence in American politi..

Robert Cantwell And The Literary Left

Pub Date : 2014-07-01 | Author : T. V. Reed | Publisher : University of Washington Press

ISBN 10 : 9780295805047
ISBN 13 : 0295805048

Robert Cantwell and the Literary Left is the first full critical study of novelist and critic Robert Cantwell, a Northwest-born writer with a strong sense of social justice who fou..

Oxford Dictionary Of Modern Quotations

Pub Date : 2007-08-23 | Author : Elizabeth Knowles | Publisher : Oxford University Press

ISBN 10 : 9780199208951
ISBN 13 : 0199208956

More than five thousand quotations, that range in time from Scott's Antarctic expedition in 1912 to the attack on the World Trade Center in 2001, are gathered in a comprehensive, u..