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Landslide: A Portrait of President Herbert Hoover

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Examines the strengths and weaknesses of a man destined to both win and lose the presidency of the United States in an election landslide. An orphan, Hoover was a self-made millionaire at an early age with a expertise in leadership, crisis management, and humanitarian work. His two terms as Secretary of Commerce left a legacy that impacts Americans' way of life today. Yet, as president, his policy decisions on employment and monetary and fiscal policy still provoke criticism from leaders today.
DVD
2010; 2009
Clemons (Stacks)
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Brother, Can You Spare a Dime?

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This compilation chronicles the 1930's. Rare footage covers people in hardship and Hollywood in its heyday.
DVD
1999; 1974
Clemons (Stacks)
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The Roaring Twenties

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The roaring twenties were a time of startling contrast--World War I was over; women got the right to vote, cut their hair, and raise their skirts; alcohol was outlawed and speakeasies and bootlegging filled the void.
Online
2004