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Surviving the Dust Bowl

Author: Chana GazitDavid StewardLiev SchreiberDavid G McCulloughMichael BaconAll authors
Publisher: [Boston] : WGBH Boston Video, [2007]
Series: The American experience.
Edition/Format:   DVD video : NTSC color broadcast system : EnglishView all editions and formats
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The drought of 1931 brought financial and emotional ruin to thousands of families in the Southern Plains. Dust Bowl was America's worst ecological disaster.
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Genre/Form: DVD-Video discs
Documentary television programs
Video recordings for the hearing impaired
History
Material Type: Videorecording
Document Type: Visual material
All Authors / Contributors: Chana Gazit; David Steward; Liev Schreiber; David G McCullough; Michael Bacon; Allan Palmer; WGBH Educational Foundation.; Steward/Gazit Productions.; WGBH Video (Firm)
ISBN: 9781593757366 1593757360
OCLC Number: 83278710
Language Note: Closed-captioned.
Notes: Originally broadcast in 1998 as an episode of TV program American experience.
Credits: Edited by David Steward ; music by Michael Bacon ; cinematography, Allan Palmer.
Performer(s): Host, David McCullough ; narrated by Liev Schreiber.
Description: 1 videodisc (ca. 55 min.) : sd., col. with b&w sequences ; 4 3/4 in.
Details: DVD, NTSC, region 1; 4x3 Full Screen; Dolby digital.
Contents: Settling the southern plains --
Arrival of the dust storms --
Destruction and death --
Saving the land.
Series Title: The American experience.
Other Titles: American experience (Television program)
Responsibility: written and produced by Chana Gazit.; Co-produced by David Steward ; Steward/Gazit Productions, Inc. film for American Experience ; WGBH Educational Foundation.

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The drought of 1931 brought financial and emotional ruin to thousands of families in the Southern Plains. Dust Bowl was America's worst ecological disaster.

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