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8 edition of Growth in America found in the catalog.

Growth in America

1865-1914 (North American Historical Atlases)

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Published by Benchmark Books (NY) .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Juvenile literature,
  • History - General,
  • Children: Grades 3-4,
  • Juvenile Nonfiction,
  • Children"s 9-12 - History - General,
  • United States,
  • Maps for children,
  • 1865-1921,
  • 1865-1918,
  • Economic conditions,
  • History

  • The Physical Object
    FormatLibrary binding
    Number of Pages48
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8016213M
    ISBN 100761413499
    ISBN 109780761413493
    OCLC/WorldCa49795124

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    On-the-job Training Additional training needed postemployment to attain competency in the skills needed in this occupation. Meanwhile, ongoing industrialization and urbanization left their mark on how people spent their daily lives and used their leisure time. Job Outlook The Job Outlook tab describes the factors that affect employment growth or decline in the occupation, and in some instances, describes the relationship between the number of job seekers and the number of job openings. And Gordon argues that the slowdown is likely to be permanent: The great age of progress is behind us.


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