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

Author: Timothy Egan; Patrick G Lawlor
Publisher: [Old Saybrook, CT] : Tantor Media, ℗2006.
Edition/Format:   Audiobook on CD : CD audio : English : UnabridgedView all editions and formats
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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.
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Genre/Form: Audiobooks
History
Material Type: Audio book, etc.
Document Type: Sound Recording
All Authors / Contributors: Timothy Egan; Patrick G Lawlor
ISBN: 1400102200 9781400102204
OCLC Number: 64587200
Notes: Compact disc.
Performer(s): Read by Patrick Lawlor.
Description: 10 audio discs (12 hr.) : digital ; 4 3/4 in.
Contents: Promise: the great plowup, 1901-1930. The wanderer ; No man's land ; Creating Dalhart ; High plains Deutsch ; Last of the great plowup --
Betrayal, 1931-1933. First wave ; A darkening ; In a dry land ; New leader, New Deal ; Big blows --
Blowup, 1934-1939. Triage ; The long darkness ; The struggle for air ; Showdown in Dalhart ; Duster's eve ; Black Sunday ; A call to arms ; Goings ; Witnesses ; The saddest land ; Verdict ; Cornhusker II ; The last men ; Cornhusker III ; Rain.
Responsibility: Timothy Egan.

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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.

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