About War

Wars represent major chapters in our economic history. World War II helped the nation recover from the Great Depression. In the Puget Sound region, when thousands of men and women went to work manufacturing bombers and repairing war-damaged ships, the unemployment rate plummeted from 15 percent to 2 percent.

Volume: 11 - Number: 1

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Special Topic Title: The Windermere Index


  • Dick Conway
  • Doug Pedersen