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The Resource The worst hard time : the untold story of those who survived the great American dust bowl, Timothy Egan, (electronic resource)

The worst hard time : the untold story of those who survived the great American dust bowl, Timothy Egan, (electronic resource)

Label
The worst hard time : the untold story of those who survived the great American dust bowl
Title
The worst hard time
Title remainder
the untold story of those who survived the great American dust bowl
Statement of responsibility
Timothy Egan
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
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
Biography type
contains biographical information
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Egan, Timothy
Dewey number
978/.032
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Dust Bowl Era, 1931-1939
  • Droughts
  • Dust storms
  • Depressions
  • Great Plains
  • Great Plains
Target audience
adult
Label
The worst hard time : the untold story of those who survived the great American dust bowl, Timothy Egan, (electronic resource)
Link
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 315-327) and index
Color
multicolored
Contents
pt. 1. Promise: the great plowup, 1901-1930. -- The wanderer -- No man's land -- Creating Dalhart -- High plains Deutsch -- Last of the great plowup -- pt. 2. Betrayal, 1931-1933. -- First wave -- A darkening -- In a dry land -- New leader, New Deal -- Big blows -- pt. 3. 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
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (x, 340 p.
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780547347776
Isbn Type
(electronic bk.)
Note
EBOOK
Other physical details
ill., map.)
Specific material designation
remote
Stock number
07979D71-CEDA-4305-B689-98A7A95E94F1
System control number
  • 2175933
  • 818895
  • (OCoLC)ocm758507374
  • 4505-41260
  • (OCoLC)758507374
  • (OCoLC)ocn758507374
  • (OUa)vtls000848695
  • 2175933
Label
The worst hard time : the untold story of those who survived the great American dust bowl, Timothy Egan, (electronic resource)
Link
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 315-327) and index
Color
multicolored
Contents
pt. 1. Promise: the great plowup, 1901-1930. -- The wanderer -- No man's land -- Creating Dalhart -- High plains Deutsch -- Last of the great plowup -- pt. 2. Betrayal, 1931-1933. -- First wave -- A darkening -- In a dry land -- New leader, New Deal -- Big blows -- pt. 3. 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
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (x, 340 p.
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780547347776
Isbn Type
(electronic bk.)
Note
EBOOK
Other physical details
ill., map.)
Specific material designation
remote
Stock number
07979D71-CEDA-4305-B689-98A7A95E94F1
System control number
  • 2175933
  • 818895
  • (OCoLC)ocm758507374
  • 4505-41260
  • (OCoLC)758507374
  • (OCoLC)ocn758507374
  • (OUa)vtls000848695
  • 2175933

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