- Publisher: Harper; 1 edition (June 12, 2006)
- ASIN: 0935723072
- Average Customer Review: 4.1 out of 5 stars See all reviews (572 customer reviews)
- Amazon Best Sellers Rank: #1,698,049 in Books (See Top 100 in Books)
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It had a very different perspective on the depression and the economic policies of FDR.
The Forgotten Man is a great read for someone who wants to know what led to the Great Depression and what actions were taken to make the situation better.
At times, a bit tedious, it explores (with a bit too much detail for me) many of the minor characters and all their machinations.
Here's a little bit of delightful literature for those of you who might be wondering if FDR maybe wasn't quite what America needed after 1929. Read morePublished 12 hours ago by Thor Albro
Very informative and well-written history of an important period of American time.Published 2 days ago by C. Summers
I purchased the volume, half expecting it to be a conservative diatribe against FDR. Instead I discovered a superbly written, magnificent history, giving much background left... Read morePublished 9 days ago by Locksley - lover of truth
Good information, but the story really did not flow. Some references were pretty obscure. The story of the TVA and Wendell Willkie's role was really well told.Published 12 days ago by Lloyd Matson
The book seems to have been aborted when 2/3 through the subject matter. It is a listing of facts without a thesis. Read morePublished 17 days ago by Amazon Customer
Great read about a time in America history which we do not teach our children.Look at today and the world we now live in and the 1930s history repeating it self in many ways.Published 26 days ago by James Bolduc