8 edition of West of the thirties found in the catalog.
Includes bibliographical references (p. -180) and index.
|Statement||Edward T. Hall.|
|LC Classifications||E99.N3 H273 1994|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||xxx, 187 p. :|
|Number of Pages||187|
|LC Control Number||93025089|
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From tothe great American anthropologist Edward T. Hall lived and worked on reservations in the Southwest, a frontier where four cultures--Navajo, Hopi, Hispanic, and Anglo--clashed.
Re-creating that stark and haunting landscape, Hall pieces together a firsthand account of two proud worlds--the frugal, Pueblo-dwelling Hopi with their isolated villages high on the mesa tops and.
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The genre peaked around the early s, largely due to the popularity of televised Westerns such as Bonanza. The s (pronounced "nineteen-thirties", commonly abbreviated as the "Thirties") was a decade of the Gregorian calendar that began on January 1,and ended on Decem The decade was defined by a global economic and political crisis that culminated in the Second World War.
It saw the international financial system collapse, beginning with the Wall Street Crash ofthe. In the s, John Steinbeck was angry.
He was livid with the capitalist greed that, as he saw it, had torn the heart out of the American Dream. So he wrote The Grapes of Wrath. 'It is a mean, nasty book and if I could make it nastier I would,' he wrote to a friend.
'I want to put a tag of shame on the greedy bastards who are responsible for this. I really enjoyed this is social hiostory written in an academic,but readable aspect which struck me,and supports the quotation that'history repeats itself'was the frighteningly similar scenario that the Thirties have withthe present financial,economical and social hostil;ity over immigration, and the fears for 'our'jobs, the woolly political thinking over what Reviews: New York: Doubleday, () dj.
Hardcover first edition - "From tothe great American anthropologist Edward T. Hall lived and worked on reservations in the Southwest, a frontier where four cultures - Navajo, Hopi, Hispanic, and Anglo - clashed. Re-creating that stark and haunting landscape, Hall pieces together a firsthand account of two proud worlds - the frugal, Pueblo-dwelling.
Ah, the s – the Golden Age of Hollywood, the rise of the Marx Brothers, the first televised Shakespearean play (Twelfth Night, on the BBC, in case you’re wondering), the abdication of King Edward VIII, and the founding of the Frankfurt School of critical thinking and philosophy.
Heady days. Not least in literature, too – many of our most beloved texts date back to the thirties. Great Depression, worldwide economic downturn that began in and lasted until about It was the longest and most severe depression ever experienced by the industrialized Western world, sparking fundamental changes in economic institutions, macroeconomic policy, and economic theory.
Although it originated in the United States, the Great Depression caused drastic declines in output. New York: Anchor Books, Edition/Format: Print book: Biography: English: 1st Anchor Books edView all editions and formats: Rating: (not yet rated) 0 with reviews - Be the first. Subjects: Navajo Indians.
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In the s a large migration of people fleeing the dust bowl of the Southwest and Midwest occurred. A large portion of these people heading for California to become migrant workers.
They brought their music with them, and so this migration had an impact on Western music as traditional music of agriculturalists blended with the popular Western. Title: West of the Thirties: Discoveries Among the Navajo and Hopi Author Name: Hall, Edward T. Categories: Native American, Publisher: Anchor: January ISBN Number: ISBN Number Binding: Trade Paperback Book Condition: Used.
The Great Depression of the s. The Great Depression of the s shook the entire world. Capitalism all but failed and millions career goals were left to deal with the consequences.
Unemployment reached 25%, and people began to turn their anger towards the government. In the mid s, North America's Great Plains faced one of the worst man-made environmental disasters in world history.
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Edward Henry Wadewitz, born inwas the son of German immigrants. He grew up in Waubeka, Wisconsin and Iron Mountain, Michigan. To the editor:The mid s were very hot all through the Midwest.
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