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HIS 310 - United States in the Era of Franklin D. Roosevelt, 1929-1945

Prerequisite: 3 credits in History.

Course Description: This course focuses on one of the most critical periods of the twentieth century. It covers the stock market crash; the Great Depression and its impact on American society; the Relief, Recovery, and Reform measures of President Franklin D. Roosevelt and his New Deal; the rising fascist threat and America's response; Pearl Harbor; World War II on the home front, the battlefields, and the summit conferences of Roosevelt, Churchill, and Stalin; and the birth of the United Nations and the nuclear age.

Course Rotation: NYC: Fall - Even years.

3.000 Credit hours
3.000 Lecture hours

Levels: Undergraduate
Schedule Types: Lecture, Tutorial

History Department

Course Attributes:
Inquiry and Exploration

Must be enrolled in one of the following Levels: