The Bonus March and the New Deal. John Henry BARTLETT.

The Bonus March and the New Deal

Chicago: M.A. Donohue & Company, 1937. First Edition. Octavo (19.5cm); blue cloth, with titling and decorations stamped in silver on spine; dustjacket; [xvi],128pp, with photographic frontispiece and 17 black and white plates. Trivial wear to spine ends and corners, else very Near Fine. Dustjacket is unclipped (priced $2.00 on rear flap), showing light wear to extremities, and a few tiny tears; Near Fine.

Dramatic narrative of the 15,000+ strong "Bonus Army," who in May of 1932 descended on Washington, DC to demand immediate payment of their bonuses for serving in World War I. "This book was written by former Governor John Henry Bartlett of New Hampshire, who was the donor of "Camp Barlett" (given to aid the veterans) and a participant in these tragic scenes, which shocked the world" (from rear flap).

Price: $125.00

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