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User Review  - bezoar44 - LibraryThing

Timothy Egan writes fast-paced narrative history. This book presents the horror of the Dust Bowl by tracing the experiences of several people who lived at least partway through it. Egan presents the ... Read full review

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

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

User Review  - Suzanne - Goodreads

I read a fair amount of history and I usually enjoy it, but I don't think I've ever read a history book that was quite the page-turner this one was. What I knew before about the 1930s drought in the ... 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

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


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