Author:Ickes, Harold L

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Back to Work: The Story of PWA

By: Ickes, Harold L.

Price: $30.00

Publisher: New York, The Macmillan Company: 1935

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 17990

Condition: Very Good+


(no dust jacket) [solid copy, a couple of light spots on spine, minor soiling to top pages edges; internally clean, binding strong]. (B&W photographs) FDR's Secretary of the Interior tells of the accomplishments of the PWA (Public Works Administration) in its first two years. Part of the first wave of Roosevelt's New Deal programs, its initial two-year budget of $3.3 billion was distributed to more than 15,000 individual construction projects, including airports, dams, highways, bridges, schools, hospitals and public housing. One of the key figures in the implementation of the New Deal, Ick... View more info