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Dust Bowl : the southern plains in the 1930s

Author: Donald Worster
Publisher: New York, NY : Oxford University Press, 2004.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : 25th anniversary edView all editions and formats
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In the mid 1930s, North America's Great Plains faced one of the worst man-made environmental disasters in world history. Donald Worster's classic chronicle of the devastating years between 1929 and  Read more...

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Genre/Form: History
Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Donald Worster
ISBN: 0195174895 9780195174892 0195174887 9780195174885
OCLC Number: 610682118
Notes: 1979.
Awards: Winner of Winner of the Bancroft Prize.
Description: 290 S : ill. ; 25 cm
Responsibility: Donald Worster.
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