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The Dust Bowl

Ann Heinrichs - Juvenile Nonfiction - 2005 - 48 pages
Describes why the southern part of the Great Plains became known as the Dust Bowl during the 1930s, and how people coped with the conditions.
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The Dust Bowl

David Booth - Juvenile Fiction - 1996 - 30 pages
Conditions are dry on Matthew's grandfather's farm, and when Matthew asks if the farm will have to be sold, his grandfather tells him the story of how their family stayed ...
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The Dust Bowl

David C. King - History - 1970 - 60 pages
Examines the human and natural causes of the severe dust storms that turned much of the Great Plains into a "dust bowl" in the 1930s and describes the devastation caused by ...
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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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The Dust Bowl

Ronald A. Reis - Depressions - 2008 - 129 pages
Housewives hung wet sheets and blankets over windows and struggled to seal every crack with gummed paper strips. A man avoided shaking hands because the static electricity ...
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The Dust Bowl

John Farris - Juvenile Nonfiction - 1989 - 64 pages
Discusses the disastrous drought in the United States during the 1930s which made a "dust bowl" out of a part of the Great Plains, causing great hardship to farmers.
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The Dust Bowl: An Illustrated History

Dayton Duncan - History - 2012 - 231 pages
Draws on reports, newspaper articles, and interviews to chronicle the American Dust Bowl, providing photographs to illustrate the catastrophe as well as offer a tribute to man ...
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The Dust Bowl: An Interactive History Adventure

Allison Lassieur - Juvenile Nonfiction - 2009 - 112 pages
"Describes the people and events of the U.S. Dust Bowl. The reader's choices reveal the historical details from the perspectives of a farmer, a migrant worker, and a government ...
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