Explores the decade of the 1920s worldwide, a time which included the formation of the League of Nations, Prohibition, the discovery of the tomb of Tutankhamun, Lindbergh"s transatlantic flight, and the stock market crash.
Includes bibliographical references (p. 46) and index.
|Other titles||Nineteen twenties.|
|Series||Take ten years.|
|LC Classifications||D720 .S48 1993|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||47 p. :|
|Number of Pages||47|
|LC Control Number||92017526|
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