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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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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 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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Letters from the Dust Bowl

Caroline Agnes Henderson - Biography & Autobiography - 2001 - 278 pages
She moved to Oklahoma's panhandle to homestread and teach in 1907, and her writing mirrored her love of the land and of the literature that sustained her as she struggled for ...
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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, Allida Mae Black - 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 - Performing Arts - 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 - Social Science - 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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