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        Boomtime, Teacher's Guide

        This document is a teacher's guide that provides activities and questions dealing with the themes of advertising, consumerism, materialism, and post war economics. The guide supplements the eyewitness interviews and descriptions from the WGBH production People's Century: "Boomtime." Other possible themes include technology, the Marshall Plan, migration, and the rise of a global economy.

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