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This guide contains resources that will be helpful in locating information about economic resources.
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Economic History Print Page

Reserve Books

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The Columbia Guide to America in The 1960s - David Farber; Beth Bailey
ISBN: 9780231113724
Publication Date: 2001-05-29

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Government and the Economy - David A Dieterle (Editor); Kathleen C. Simmons (Editor)
ISBN: 9781440829031
Publication Date: 2014-10-14

History Databases

  • Salem History
    Comprehensive resource accessing historical information from various e-books in the library's collection. For this topic, use the search term "business and the economy" to locate articles on events that affected the economic conditions of the time. Especially useful are the books from the Decades series.
  • Proquest Historical New York Times
    Access the New York Times archives through this service. Use the advanced searching screen to limit your searching to the time period of interest.
  • United States History in Context
    Use the "business and the economy" search phrase again to locate e-books on the topic. You will be directed to articles with an index to "Overview" and "Topics in the News." Click on the links to open the entire article.

Reference Books

These titles are available in e-book format at Salem History.

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The Fifties in America - John C. Super (Editor); R. Kent Rasmussen (Editorial Coordinator); Christina J. Moose (Editor-In-Chief); Salem Press Staff
ISBN: 1587652021
Publication Date: 2005-01-01

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The Sixties in America - Carl Singleton (Editor); Rowena Wildin (Editorial Coordinator); Christina J. Moose (Editor-In-Chief); Salem Press Staff
ISBN: 0893569828
Publication Date: 1999-03-01

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The Seventies in America - John C. Super (Editor); Tracy Irons-Geroges (Editorial Coordinator); Christina J. Moose (Editor-In-Chief); Salem Press Staff
ISBN: 9781587652288
Publication Date: 2005-12-01


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