The Great Depression

Cover: The Great Depression



This book relays the factual details of the Great Depression in the United States during the 1930s. The narrative provides multiple accounts of the event, and readers learn details through the point of view of a government worker, a Civilian Conservation Corps worker, and a young daughter of an unemployed banker. The text offers opportunities to compare and contrast various perspectives in the text while gathering and analyzing information about a historical event.


  • Level: Grade 4 - Grade 8
  • Dewey: 973.917
  • Graphics: Full-color photographs, Historical photographs
  • Reinforced book (9781631376184): 7.5 x 9.5, 32 pages, © 2015
  • Paperback (9781631376634): 7.5 x 9.5, 32 pages, © 2015
  • PDF (9781631377082): 7.5 x 9.5, 32 pages, © 2015
  • Hosted ebook (9781631377532): 7.5 x 9.5, 32 pages, © 2015
  • Series: Perspectives Library


  • Lexile® Measure: 800
  • Guided Reading Level: T

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Author: Roberta Baxter


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