American-Made: The Enduring Legacy of the WPA: When FDR Put the Nation to Work (Compact Disc)
This is the first history of one of the most controversial, humane, and enduring programs to come out of the terrible Depression years of the 1930s: the jobs program, known as the Works Progress Administration, that for eight years restored pride and paychecks to many millions of hungry, homeless, and jobless Americans.
About the Author
Nick Taylor is a director of Taylor-Baines and Associates in Christchurch, New Zealand. He specialises in social assessment relating to natural resource management, including tourism development. He has been involved in the development of techniques for social assessment and conducts training courses in social assessment internationally.
James Boles is an accomplished audiobook narrator and an award-winning stage actor.
"Vivid, engagingly written" ---San Francisco Chronicle