Johns Hopkins Univ Pr Hardcover Books
Books pubblicati nella collana Johns Hopkins Univ Pr Hardcover con argomento Labor Movement United States History 19Th Century Unemployed United States Political Activity History 19Th Century Working Class United States
Alexander Benjamin F.
edizioni Johns Hopkins Univ Pr collana Johns Hopkins Univ Pr (Hardcover) , 2015
In 1893, after a major British bank failure, a run on U.S. gold reserves, and a late-June stock-market crash, America was in the throes of a serious economic depression. Unemployment rose, foreclosures climbed, and popular unrest mounted. By the following spring, businessman and Populist agitator Jacob S. Coxey was...