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Very good historical read

User Review  - jo98502 - Overstock.com

I really enjoyed this book. I did not know much about the period of the Dust Bowl going into this book. However, being from the panhandle of Texas I was immediately interested as it referenced many ... Read full review

A very important book

User Review  - tjohn33791 - Borders

Mr. Egan does a very good job in humanizing the worst man made disaster in the country's history. The author takes you through the cause and effects, from cause to solution. An early example of the do ... Read full review

The Worst Hard Time

User Review  - joy86 - Overstock.com

I grew up learning that the Dust Bowl was a difficult time for our country. Little did I realize just how much suffering and sacrifice the people in the region experienced. This book relates the true ... Read full review

Great history

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  - Meoskop - Goodreads

Goes over the same ground again and again. Uses some of the same descriptors, both for events and people. Jumps around in time without driving narrative need. Information is interesting, much of it is fascinating, but the repetition detracts from it's power. Read full review

gift

User Review  - rhiannong - Overstock.com

gave as gift, along with other items. this book was especially appreciated. Read full review

A good informative read!

User Review  - bookydave - Borders

I enjoyed this book, it shed light of a mostly forgotten period of history. You truly get a sense of the struggles these people endured. Read full review

Piece of History---

User Review  - billy929 - Overstock.com

Tells it like it was..Dark days in our history about very hardy and determined people. Read full review

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

User Review  - Folkens - Goodreads

Sometimes we think we are having a hard time. Those folks had worse than hard times. I'm grateful I didn't have to live through that time. My parents left that country and came to western Washington because of those conditions. Read full review

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

User Review  - Goodreads

Sometimes we think we are having a hard time. Those folks had worse than hard times. I'm grateful I didn't have to live through that time. My parents left that country and came to western Washington because of those conditions. Read full review


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