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THE AMERICAN DREAM AND THE GOSPEL OF WEALTH IN NINETEENTH-CENTURY AMERICAN SOCIETY

THE AMERICAN DREAM AND THE GOSPEL OF WEALTH IN NINETEENTH-CENTURY AMERICAN SOCIETY

Among the documents: precepts from Benjamin Franklin; fiction from Horatio Alger and Nathanael West; and excerpts from Andrew Carnegie's The Gospel of Wealth, P.T. Barnum's "The Art of Money Getting," and Thorstein Veblen's The Theory of the Leisure Class. Grades 9–12. 70 pages.

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This Title is part of the Series: NATIONAL CENTER FOR HISTORY IN THE SCHOOLS

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NH127-WBSSS Reproducible unit of study $16.95
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