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A look at US history.
Crash course.
Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Zionsville PL - Hussey-Mayfield Memorial j 973.917 ROESSER (Text) 33946003685117 Non-Fiction - 1st Floor In process -

Record details

  • ISBN: 9781538248713
  • ISBN: 1538248719
  • ISBN: 9781538248737
  • ISBN: 1538248735
  • ISBN: 9781538248720
  • ISBN: 1538248727
  • Physical Description: 32 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm.
  • Publisher: New York : Gareth Stevens Publishing, 2020.

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Bibliography, etc. Note:
Includes bibliographical references (Page 32) and index.
Formatted Contents Note:
What is the Dust Bowl? -- Clearing land -- Drying up -- Black blizzards -- Migrants on the move -- Fighting back -- Recovery -- Remembering the Dust Bowl -- Lessons learned.
Summary, etc.:
"Most people have at least seen a snowstorm on television, but imagine a storm of dust instead of snow. These were called 'black blizzards' in the Dust Bowl, which was the name for the Great Plains of the United States during the 1930s. Readers will learn what transformed green farmland and lush grassland into a disaster area, forcing thousands to leave, and finally how the land was restored. Stunning photographs reflect the conditions, while Make the Grade fact boxes offer more information about this significant period in American history"--Provided by the publisher.
Subject: Dust storms > Great Plains > History > 20th century > Juvenile literature.
Great Plains > Social conditions > Juvenile literature.
Depressions > 1929 > Great Plains > Juvenile literature.
Agriculture > Great Plains > History > 20th century > Juvenile literature.
Droughts > Great Plains > History > 20th century > Juvenile literature.
Dust Bowl Era, 1931-1939 > Juvenile literature.

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