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Civic Pioneers

Local Stories from a Changing America, 1895-1915

by Gretchen Dykstra

At the turn of the 20th century, when industrialization, urbanization, and immigration were radically changing the face of America, an activist government was taking root across the nation. Innovative public servants fought to meet the needs of ordinary people who didn't have access to the benefits afforded by wealth and power. From a lonely champ...
Publish Date
2019
April 22
Goodreads rating
5
ISBN
9781634892087
Tags
united-statesbiographyhistory
Recommendations
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From big cities to rural towns, Pioneers is a smart new look at America's history of local innovation--by someone who has helped lead it.     source