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User Review  - LaurieAE - LibraryThing

A popular history of the Dust Bowl which is infinitely readable and well researched. There is also a very well done documentary from this author on the Dust Bowl to accompany this book. I would ... Read full review

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User Review  - andrearules - LibraryThing

a knitting friend gifted me this book and i'm so glad she did. this is a fantastic book. the writing is engaging and the different families that you follow along the way are interesting and heart ... Read full review

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User Review  - mom2acat - LibraryThing

These are the true stories of the men, women and children who lived through The Dust Bowl years during the 1930's. Many families left that area when crops failed because of drought and dust storms ... Read full review

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User Review  - Kristelh - LibraryThing

Great book, historical. I am glad I read this book. It is a wonderful book. Doesn't leave you with much hope that we people, God's people, ever learn our lessons. Read full review

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User Review  - Crazymamie - LibraryThing

The May read for the Steinbeckathon was John Steinbeck's amazing book The Grapes of Wrath. Because I had just read it less than a year ago, I chose to read this recommended nonfiction work that ... Read full review

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User Review  - AudrieClifford - LibraryThing

Thanks to Timothy Egan, Pulitzer Prize winning reporter, I now know a whole lot more than I ever did about both the Depression of the 1930s and the Dust Bowl at the same time.. Egan's book, The Worst ... Read full review

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User Review  - librarymary09 - LibraryThing

Wow. This is an amazing book, bringing the history of the Great Plains in the 1930s to life. I had no idea how bad things were. Read full review

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User Review  - Sullywriter - LibraryThing

Excellent human history of the Dust Bowl years. Read full review

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User Review  - kajee - Overstock.com

The price is less than the store's. It's a great history of the era. ... Read full review

Review: The Worst Hard Time: The Untold Story of Those Who Survived the Great American Dust Bowl

User Review  - Lawrence Gallick - Goodreads

I am now fascinated with the Dust Bowl. The story is amazing - the grand arrogance of the US approach to farming during the boom in the 20's followed by massive environmental devastation. But the ... Read full review


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