The New Deal

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The New Deal

A Modern History

By Michael Hiltzik; Traber Burns (Read by)

Blackstone Audiobooks, Compact Disc, 9781455122400, 16pp.

Publication Date: September 1, 2011

Pulitzer Prizewinning journalist Michael Hiltzik describes how the urgent short-term relief measures of Franklin Roosevelt's Hundred Days evolved into a transformative concept of the federal role in American life.

About the Author
Michael Hiltzik is a Pulitzer Prize-winning journalist and author who has covered business, technology, and public policy for the "Los Angeles Times" for three decades. He currently serves as the "Times"'s business columnist and hosts its business blog, " The Economy Hub". His books include "The New Deal", "Colossus", "Dealers of Lightning", and "The Plot Against Social Security". Mr. Hiltzik received the 1999 Pulitzer Prize for articles exposing corruption in the entertainment industry. He lives in Southern California with his wife and two children. Follow him @HiltzikM.

Traber Burns worked for thirty-five years in regional theater, including the New York, Oregon, and Alabama Shakespeare festivals. He also spent five years in Los Angeles appearing in many television productions and commercials, including Lost, Close to Home, Without a Trace, Boston Legal, Grey s Anatomy, Cold Case, Gilmore Girls, and others.