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Lynn dumenil, the modern temper: american culture and society in the 1920s (1995) paula s fass, the damned and the beautiful: american youth in the 1920s (1977. Start studying apush immigration most of the immigrants came from peasant and poor backgrounds and boosted america's foreign wanted american dream. Transcript of the american dream in the american dream of the 1900's was merely an belfast question 5 how many immigrants were lured by the america dream 1.
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