Books tagged: 1930 depression

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La Immigrata- Book One
Price: Free! Words: 130,280. Language: English. Published: September 1, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » American
(5.00)
Annie and her two year old daughter travel to America to join up with Joe, the love of her life. Come with her and experience the numerous trials of a 1912 Atlantic crossing, the many tests and exams that Ellis Island demands and the long three day journey by train... taking them to their new home in Utah, over 4,000 miles from her home in Italy.
Sonja's Place (Sequel to 'A Woman's Place')
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 36,800. Language: English. Published: December 15, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General, Fiction » Women's fiction » General
Sonja’s story continues in the long awaited sequel to ‘A Woman’s Place’.
New York City Circus And Amusement Park Directory, 1930
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 2,620. Language: English. Published: January 14, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Performing arts, Nonfiction » Travel » Amusement & theme parks
My eBook is a useful directory of companies in the Circus and Amusement Park industry of Metropolitan New York City in 1930. The text can be used for ancestry research of deeds, defunct firms, family trees, maps, and urban studies. 1930 was the first full year of the Great Depression in the United States. Circus and Amusement Parks firms vied for what little most families spent on entertainment.
Saturday Night Dance Club
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 67,930. Language: English. Published: November 1, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA, Fiction » Literature » Biographical
Pearl's young world is shattered when Papa orders her to leave home. She takes with her the secret of catching Papa in the pantry with the maid. Pearl finds a job in the city. On weekends she heads downtown to the Canteen to volunteer as a "suitable young lady" to dance with the boys in uniform. Pearl considers this her patriotic duty --until Will sweeps her into his arms and heart.
The Hills of Happiness
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 128,530. Language: English. Published: July 13, 2014 by Author Way Limited. Categories: Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom, Fiction » Adventure » General
India in the late days of the raj, England in the great slump of the 1930’s; these are the settings of this story of family interaction and decline. James and Dorothy Martinmas appear to inhabit a sort of Garden of Eden in the green hills of souther India. But there are serpents: in the past and in the present.
Valide Bedelaars
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 34,840. Language: Dutch. Published: October 10, 2014 by Marlies Vaz Nunes. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General
Gerrit is een goed en eerlijk vakman van rond de vijfenveertig en vader van vijf kinderen, als hij begin jaren 1930 werkloos wordt. 'Valide bedelaars' beschrijft hoe hij zich door deze moeilijke tijd heen worstelt. De lezer is getuige van de ellende en armoede waarin hij en zijn gezin moeten leven en van zijn gevoelens van onmacht, vernedering en eenzaamheid.