A primary source history of the Dust Bowl
by Langston-George, Rebecca,
|Format:||Print Book 2015|
|Availability:||Available at 1 Library 1 of 1 copy|
In the 1930s huge dust storms swept through the Great Plains. Farmers lost their crops. Businesses closed. Hundreds of people moved West for the chance of a fresh start. Hear the words they spoke. Read the words they read. And see the differing points of view about the Dust Bowl through the eyes of the people who lived it.
|Series||Fact finders. Primary source history.|
Dust Bowl Era, 1931-1939
-- Juvenile literature.
Depressions -- 1929 -- Great Plains -- Juvenile literature.
Droughts -- Great Plains -- History -- 20th century -- Juvenile literature.
Farmers -- Great Plains -- Social conditions -- 20th century -- Juvenile literature.
Great Plains -- History -- 20th century -- Juvenile literature.
Great Plains -- Social conditions -- 20th century -- Juvenile literature.
|Publisher|| North Mankato, Minnesota :Capstone Press, a Capstone imprint,2015
|Other Titles|| Dust Bowl
32 pages : illustrations (some color), color map ; 23 cm.
Includes bibliographical references (page 30) and index.