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Bubble in the Sun

The Florida Boom of the 1920s and How It Brought on the Great Depression

Christopher Knowlton

Christopher Knowlton, author of Cattle Kingdom and former Fortune writer, takes an in-depth look at the spectacular Florida land boom of the 1920s and shows how it led directly to the Great Depression.The 1920s in Florida was a time of incredible excess, immense wealth, and precipitous collapse. The decade there produced the largest human migration...
Publish Date
2021-01-12T00:00:00.000Z
2021-01-12T00:00:00.000Z
First Published in 2020
Goodreads rating
3.98
ISBN
9781982128388
Recommendations
2
Recommendations
2021-02-14T12:52:51.000Z
@Mirka88920311 It’s a great book      source
2021-02-18T00:00:00.000Z
The telling of America’s first modern bubble: the Florida real estate boom of the 1920s. What’s great about this book is that so many of the characters, scenes, incentives, behaviors, and outcomes could be right out of today’s world. Same as it ever was.      source