"Phantom of fear" : the banking panic of 1933
Banks and banking Roosevelt, Franklin D United States
McFarland & Co. 2012EISBN 9780786486854
"This narrative history recounts and explains the economic, financial and political backgrounds of the banking panic, arguing that the holiday was not only unnecessary but actually damaging to the economy. The holiday did, however, provide Roosevelt with the momentum to push through a series of historic reforms that remade the federal government"--Provided by publisher.