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Years of dust : the story of the Dust Bowl

Author: Albert Marrin
Publisher: New York : Dutton Children's Books, 2009.
Edition/Format:   Large print book : Elementary and junior high school : English : 1st edView all editions and formats
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The causes and results of the Dust Bowl and how the lessons learned are still used today.
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Genre/Form: History
Material Type: Elementary and junior high school
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Albert Marrin
OCLC Number: 698181983
Reproduction Notes: Large Print. Louisville, Ky. : American Printing House for the Blind.
Awards: William Allen White Award List, 2011-2012
Description: 128 pages : illustrations ; 24 x 29 cm
Contents: Darkness at noon --
The Great Plains world --
Conquering the Great Plains --
The coming of the farmers --
In hard times --
Dust Bowl days --
Refugees in their own land --
The New Deal --
Future dust bowls.
Responsibility: Albert Marrin.

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The causes and results of the Dust Bowl and how the lessons learned are still used today.

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