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Lang Matl
Author Egan, Timothy

Title The worst hard time : the untold story of those who survived the great American dust bowl / Timothy Egan

Imprint Boston : Houghton Mifflin Co., c2006


Location Call No. Status
 CCQ - Lusail Female Library  F595    Available
 CCQ - Lusail Male Library  F595    Available
Description x, 340 p. : ill., map ; 24 cm
Bibliography Includes bibliographcial references (p. 315-327) and index
Summary Presents an oral history of the dust storms that devastated the Great Plains during the Depression, following several families and their communities in their struggle to persevere despite the devastation
Subject Dust Bowl Era, 1931-1939
Droughts -- Great Plains -- History -- 20th century
Dust storms -- Great Plains -- History -- 20th century
Depressions -- 1929 -- Great Plains
Great Plains -- History -- 20th century
Great Plains -- Social conditions -- 20th century
ISBN 061834697X
Standard No. 9780618346974