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The Resource The Dust Bowl : an illustrated history, by Dayton Duncan ; with a preface by Ken Burns ; picture research by Aileen Silverstone and Susan Shumaker

The Dust Bowl : an illustrated history, by Dayton Duncan ; with a preface by Ken Burns ; picture research by Aileen Silverstone and Susan Shumaker

Label
The Dust Bowl : an illustrated history
Title
The Dust Bowl
Title remainder
an illustrated history
Statement of responsibility
by Dayton Duncan ; with a preface by Ken Burns ; picture research by Aileen Silverstone and Susan Shumaker
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
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's relationship to the land and his ability to persevere
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
978/.032
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
LC call number
  • F595
  • F595
LC item number
  • .D93 2012
  • .D93 2012
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Label
The Dust Bowl : an illustrated history, by Dayton Duncan ; with a preface by Ken Burns ; picture research by Aileen Silverstone and Susan Shumaker
Instantiates
Publication
Note
"Based on a film by Ken Burns; produced by Dayton Duncan, Ken Burns, and Julie Dunfey; written by Dayton Duncan."
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 219-220) and index
Contents
The great plow up -- Midnight with no stars -- The crucible -- Dust to eat -- The end of the world -- Reaping the whirlwind -- Grab a root and growl -- Canaan land -- Thou shalt not bear false witness -- Okies -- The cruel crisis -- The western gate
Control code
sky245559297
Dimensions
28 cm.
Extent
232 p.
Isbn
9781452107943
Lccn
2011052371
Other physical details
ill. (some col.) maps
Label
The Dust Bowl : an illustrated history, by Dayton Duncan ; with a preface by Ken Burns ; picture research by Aileen Silverstone and Susan Shumaker
Publication
Note
"Based on a film by Ken Burns; produced by Dayton Duncan, Ken Burns, and Julie Dunfey; written by Dayton Duncan."
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 219-220) and index
Contents
The great plow up -- Midnight with no stars -- The crucible -- Dust to eat -- The end of the world -- Reaping the whirlwind -- Grab a root and growl -- Canaan land -- Thou shalt not bear false witness -- Okies -- The cruel crisis -- The western gate
Control code
sky245559297
Dimensions
28 cm.
Extent
232 p.
Isbn
9781452107943
Lccn
2011052371
Other physical details
ill. (some col.) maps

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