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The Dust Bowl

Sue Vander Hook - Juvenile Nonfiction - 2009 - 112 pages
An introduction to the causes, events, and consequences of the extreme drought and dust storms that affected the Great Plains during the 1930s.
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Dust Bowl: The Southern Plains in the 1930s

Donald Worster - History - 1982 - 304 pages
In the mid 1930s, North America's Great Plains faced one of the worst man-made environmental disasters in world history. Donald Worster's classic chronicle of the devastating ...
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The Great American Dust Bowl

Don Brown - Juvenile Nonfiction - 2013 - 80 pages
A speck of dust is a tiny thing. In fact, five of them could fit into the period at the end of this sentence. On a clear, warm Sunday, April 14, 1935, a wild wind whipped up ...
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Unlikely Conservative: The Transformation of an Ex-Liberal Or How I Became ...

Linda Chavez - BIOGRAPHY & AUTOBIOGRAPHY - 2009 - 288 pages
When President George W. Bush nominated Linda Chavez to be Secretary of Labor in 2001, few people realized that this hard-nosed conservative began her career among socialists ...
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Courage in a Dangerous World: The Political Writings of Eleanor Roosevelt

Eleanor Roosevelt - Biography & Autobiography - 2013 - 362 pages
More than two hundred columns, articles, essays, speeches, and letters, tracing ER's development from timorous columnist to one of liberalism's most eloquent and outspoken ...
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The Sixteen-Trillion-Dollar Mistake: How the U.S. Bungled Its National ...

Bruce S. Jansson - Business & Economics - 2013 - 496 pages
Jansson documents how presidents from FDR to Clinton have made ill-advised choices that squandered trillions of dollars. Using Office of Management and Budget projections ...
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Radio Goes to War: The Cultural Politics of Propaganda During World War II

Gerd Horten - History - 2002 - 232 pages
"Radio Goes to War "is the first comprehensive and in-depth look at the role of domestic radio in the United States during the Second World War. As this study convincingly ...
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A Generation Divided: The New Left, the New Right, and the 1960s

Rebecca E. Klatch - History - 1999 - 400 pages
The 1960s was not just an era of civil rights, anti-war protest, women's liberation, hippies, marijuana, and rock festivals. The untold story of the 1960s is in fact about the ...
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Boarding School Seasons: American Indian Families, 1900-1940

Brenda J. Child - Social Science - 1998 - 143 pages
Looks at the experiences of children at three off-reservation Indian boarding schools in the early years of the twentieth century.
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Eisenhower and the American Crusades

Biography & Autobiography - 1972 - 660 pages
Herbert S. Parmet's Eisenhower and the American Crusades is a major assessment of the American presidency during the critical period of America at mid-century. The book follows ...
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