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The Resource The little girl who fought the Great Depression : Shirley Temple and 1930s America, John F. Kasson, (text large print)

The little girl who fought the Great Depression : Shirley Temple and 1930s America, John F. Kasson, (text large print)

Label
The little girl who fought the Great Depression : Shirley Temple and 1930s America
Title
The little girl who fought the Great Depression
Title remainder
Shirley Temple and 1930s America
Statement of responsibility
John F. Kasson
Title variation
Shirley Temple and 1930s America
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"What distinguished Shirley Temple from every other Hollywood star of the period was how brilliantly she shone. Amid the deprivation and despair of the Great Depression, she radiated optimism and plucky good cheer that lifted the spirits of millions and shaped their collective character for generations to come"--Page 4 of cover
Biography type
individual biography
Cataloging source
YDXCP
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1944-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Kasson, John F.
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Temple, Shirley
  • Motion picture actors and actresses
  • Popular culture
  • Depressions
  • Large type books
  • United States
  • United States
  • United States
  • United States
Label
The little girl who fought the Great Depression : Shirley Temple and 1930s America, John F. Kasson, (text large print)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • "Gale Cengage Learning."
  • Originally published: New York : W.W. Norton & Company, 2014
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 399-477)
Contents
Smile like Roosevelt -- Such a happy little face! -- Dancing along the color line -- The most adored child in the world -- Keeping Shirley's star aloft -- What's a private life? -- Epilogue: Shirley visits another president
Dimensions
23 cm.
Edition
Large print ed.
Extent
481 p. (large print)
Form of item
large print
Isbn
9781410469120
Lccn
2014006523
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
  • (OCoLC)870292693
  • (OCoLC)ocn870292693
  • 651382
Label
The little girl who fought the Great Depression : Shirley Temple and 1930s America, John F. Kasson, (text large print)
Publication
Note
  • "Gale Cengage Learning."
  • Originally published: New York : W.W. Norton & Company, 2014
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 399-477)
Contents
Smile like Roosevelt -- Such a happy little face! -- Dancing along the color line -- The most adored child in the world -- Keeping Shirley's star aloft -- What's a private life? -- Epilogue: Shirley visits another president
Dimensions
23 cm.
Edition
Large print ed.
Extent
481 p. (large print)
Form of item
large print
Isbn
9781410469120
Lccn
2014006523
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
  • (OCoLC)870292693
  • (OCoLC)ocn870292693
  • 651382

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