Only Yesterday Since Yesterday And The Lords Of Creation

Author: Frederick Lewis Allen
Publisher: Open Road Media
ISBN: 150404522X
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From the unprecedented corporate expansion that followed the Civil War, Allen traces a path of innovation and exploitation that put America’s fortunes in the hands of the Rockefellers, Fords, Vanderbilts, and other wealthy industrialists ...

Since Yesterday

Author: Frederick Lewis Allen
Publisher: Open Road Media
ISBN: 1504011384
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From the Lindbergh kidnapping to the New Deal, from the devastating dust storms that raged through our farmlands to the rise of Benny Goodman, the public adoration of Shirley Temple, and our mass escape to the movies, this book is a hopeful ...

American Colloquy

Author: Leonard Lief
Publisher: Indianapolis
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His first and best-known, Only Yesterday (1932), is a lively account of the 1920's
and has sold over a half million copies. He followed it with The Lords of Creation
(1935), a financial history of America from 18)0 to 1935; Since Yesterday (1940),
which focused on the depression years; The Great Pierpont Morgan (1949), a
biography; and The Big Change (1952), an informal history of America since the
twentieth century opened. Although dismissed by some historians as a "historical
 ...

The Great American History Fact Finder

Author: Ted Yanak
Publisher: Mariner Books
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Allen's best- known works are Only Yesterday (1931) and Since Yesterday (1940
), informal histories of the United States during the 1920$ and 19305. ... Creation
(1935), The Great Pierpont Morgan (1949), and The Big Change (1952), a
synthesis of twentieth-century American history. ALLEN ... Allen was the
originator and first host of the highly popular "Tonight Show" on NBC in 1954 and
also starred in one of the most successful variety shows on television, "The Steve
Allen Show.

Am Ricas

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It was followed by The Lords of Creation (1935), a history of U.S. financial
expansion in the forty years that preceded 1929; Since Yesterday, an account of
the Depression decade; The Great Pierpont Morgan (1949), a biography; a series
of picture books combining photographs and text which he wrote in collaboration
with his wife, Agnes Rogers Allen; and lastly, The Big Change (1952), a study in
the transformation of U.S. life during the first half of the twentieth century. At the
time Only ...

Academic American Encyclopedia

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Allen also wrote The Lords of Creation (1935), an economic history of the United
States in the 20th century, and a 1949 biography of ). Pierpont Morgan. He
collaborated with his wife on several American history picture-and-text volumes.
Ernest C. Hynds Bibliography: Payne, Darwin, The Man of Only Yesterday:
Frederick Lewis Allen (1975). Allen, Gracie: see Burns and Allen. Allen, Hervey
William Hervey Allen, b. Dec. 8, 1889, d. Dec. 28, 1949, was an American
novelist, critic, and ...

Encyclopedia Of The Great Depression A K

Author: Robert S. McElvaine
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Although Allen's book, along with numerous other influences, may have helped
to fasten to the 1920s its exuberant, carefree, jazz-age image, it should not be
dismissed as mere popularization: The historian William Leuchten- burg
remarked that Only Yesterday was "written in such a lively style that
academicians often underrate its soundness." Allen tried to duplicate his success
with a look at the 1930s, Since Yesterday: The Nineteen-Thirties in America,
published in 1940.

Academic American Encyclopedia

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Bunyan's popular religious allegory uses characters, events, and locations to
symbolize the forces of good and evil The meaning conveyed may be obvious,
subtle, or virtually concealed by the writer. John Bunyan's ... His best-sellers Only
Yesterday (1931) and Since Yesterday (1940) were informal histories of the
1920s and '30s. ... Allen also wrote The Lords of Creation (1935), an economic
history of the United States in the 20th century, and a 1949 biography of J.
Pierpont Morgan.

Historical Non Fiction

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PAGE Aircraft of World War II 90 Airman at Yalta 207 Airways of America 224
Akbar 41 Akhnaton: The rebel Pharaoh 22 Akihito 99 Akrigg, G. P. V. Jacobean
pageant 88 Al Smith, American 199 Al Smith and his America 200 Alarm-in 90
Alaska ... West Coast 140 Allah, the God of Islam 82 Allegro, J. M. People of the
Dead Sea Scrolls 16 Allen, A. Story of archaeology 11 Story of sculpture 284
Story of the book 284 Allen, F. L. Big change 197 Lords of creation 190 Only
yesterday ...