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The Resource Dust bowl! : the 1930s black blizzards, by Richard H. Levey ; consultant, Daniel H. Franck, (electronic resource)

Dust bowl! : the 1930s black blizzards, by Richard H. Levey ; consultant, Daniel H. Franck, (electronic resource)

Label
Dust bowl! : the 1930s black blizzards
Title
Dust bowl!
Title remainder
the 1930s black blizzards
Statement of responsibility
by Richard H. Levey ; consultant, Daniel H. Franck
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Annotation
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Levey, Richard H
Dewey number
363.34/929
LC call number
QC959.G73
LC item number
L49 2005
Series statement
X-treme disasters that changed America
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Dust storms
  • Droughts
  • Dust storms
  • Droughts
Summary expansion
With blinding clouds of dust blanketing the Great Plains like a raging Black Blizzard, The 1930s Dust Bowl crippled America's farmers, destroying their land and homes. In vivid narrative detail, Dust Bowl! the 1930s Black Blizzard retells the compelling stories of the displaced farmers who struggled through the worst and longest drought in U.S. history. Young readers will discover the causes of droughts and dust bowls, and learn about advances made to prevent dust storms today. Gripping four-color photos, maps, and a diagram of a dust storm are guaranteed to capture students' attention
Label
Dust bowl! : the 1930s black blizzards, by Richard H. Levey ; consultant, Daniel H. Franck, (electronic resource)
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 31) and index
Contents
  • Black Sunday -- Deadly drifts -- The dust bowl -- Dangerous farming -- Dry as dust -- It was hot! -- Not just people -- The dust bowl sweeps a nation -- A better way -- Heading west -- Keep out! -- End and a beginning
  • Black Sunday -- Deadly drifts -- The dust bowl -- Dangerous farming -- Dry as dust -- It was hot! -- Not just people -- The dust bowl sweeps a nation -- A better way -- Heading west -- Keep out! -- End and a beginning
  • Black Sunday -- Deadly drifts -- The dust bowl -- Dangerous farming -- Dry as dust -- It was hot! -- Not just people -- The dust bowl sweeps a nation -- A better way -- Heading west -- Keep out! -- End and a beginning
Control code
OCM1bookssj0000369126
Dimensions
unknown
Isbn
9781597160308
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Lccn
2004020742
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(WaSeSS)bookssj0000369126
Label
Dust bowl! : the 1930s black blizzards, by Richard H. Levey ; consultant, Daniel H. Franck, (electronic resource)
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 31) and index
Contents
  • Black Sunday -- Deadly drifts -- The dust bowl -- Dangerous farming -- Dry as dust -- It was hot! -- Not just people -- The dust bowl sweeps a nation -- A better way -- Heading west -- Keep out! -- End and a beginning
  • Black Sunday -- Deadly drifts -- The dust bowl -- Dangerous farming -- Dry as dust -- It was hot! -- Not just people -- The dust bowl sweeps a nation -- A better way -- Heading west -- Keep out! -- End and a beginning
  • Black Sunday -- Deadly drifts -- The dust bowl -- Dangerous farming -- Dry as dust -- It was hot! -- Not just people -- The dust bowl sweeps a nation -- A better way -- Heading west -- Keep out! -- End and a beginning
Control code
OCM1bookssj0000369126
Dimensions
unknown
Isbn
9781597160308
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Lccn
2004020742
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(WaSeSS)bookssj0000369126

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