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History 205. America Between the Wars: 1914-1945

The two world wars bracket a period of extremes in American history: the Roaring Twenties and the Great Depression of the 1930s. This course will follow the political and social history of these years, with special attention to the lives of individual Americans, the artistic creations of the period and the diplomatic questions which begin and end the era.