3/4 When the New Deal Came to Town: A Snapshot of a Place and Time with Lessons for Today, by George Melloan

Oct 16, 01:18 AM
Image:  Children of coal miners, Sunbeam Mines, [Morgantown?,] Scotts Run, West Virginia.

When the New Deal Came to Town: A Snapshot of a Place and Time with Lessons for Today, by George Melloan 

"An overdue and essential corrective: the Depression decade not as the New Deal’s economic and literary propagandists fictionalized it, but as it was actually lived at street level in the heartland." —Mitch Daniels, former governor of Indiana and author of Keeping the Republic.