Depression Years: 1930's (Looking Back at Britain)
Depression Years 1930's - Looking Back at Britain Author:Reader's Digest The 1929 Wall Street Crash set the tone for the decade - for many it was a struggle for survival. Yet for some there was prosperity. The spreading suburbs offered new homes, while cars and motorcycles gave freedom to millions. Cinema sparkled. But stormclouds were gathering: by the decade's end Britain was at war.