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was the usa governed?

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The American melting pot made joining the First World War difficult as although they were
Americans a lot had roots from Britain, France, Germany, and Russia. It would be too difficult to
choose a side to fight on and the usa did not want friction between its people. Also when…

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his inaugurating speech when Harding had first been elected president he said "we seek no part in
directing the destinies of the world" which symbolised the movement of isolation.

America never joined the League of Nations something that would have dire consequences for world
peace. America did not come out…

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conveyor belt with someone different responsible for each part of the production process. The
assembly line made the production of cars much quicker with the average time taken to make a car
decreasing from 14 hours to 93 minutes.

During the 1920s over 1 million model t fords were produced…

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The cycle of prosperity


Many Americans were very confident in the 1920s as their businesses and industries were booming
and they had just won the war against the Germans. This made the Americans so confident they
bought lots of shares in companies with the belief that they could go…


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