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

Title The worst hard time : : the untold story of those who survived the great American dust bowl
Names Egan, Timothy.
Book Number BR016831
Title Status Active
Medium Braille
Annotation Pulitzer Prize-winning New York Times reporter recounts the experiences of homesteaders who remained on their land during the 1930s dust storms that ravaged the southern Great Plains. Examines both human and ecological aspects of the disaster and the effects on survivors' daily lives, health, and communities. Nat'l Book Award. 2006.
Local Subject Adult Book - AD
Adult Non-Fiction - AN
History - HST
History, United States - HUS
Award-Winning Adult Books - AWA
History, U.S. - 20th Century - HUT
Short Book - SH
Audience Notes Award winner.
LC Subject Dust Bowl Era, 1931-1939
Droughts - Great Plains - History - 20th century
Dust storms - Great Plains - History - 20th century
Depressions - 1929 - Great Plains
Great Plains - History - 20th century
Great Plains - Social conditions - 20th century
Call Number 978.032 ANF
Language English
Released 2006
Publication Info Washington, D.C. : National Library Service for the Blind and Physically Handicapped, Library of Congress, 2006 (Associated Services for the Blind, transcribing agency. Associated Services for the Blind, distributor.)
Original Publication Reproduction of: Boston : Houghton Mifflin Co., c2006.
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