Years of dust :[ Book - Junior ] Edition statement:1st ed. Published by : Dutton Children's Books, (New York, NY:) Physical details: 128 p. ill., maps ; 24 cm. ISBN:9780525420774 ; 0525420770 .
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|Current location||Call number||Status||Date due||Barcode|
|Casco Public Library||J 978.03 MAR (Browse shelf)||Available||52996|
Maps on lining papers.
Includes bibliographical references (p. 125-126) and index.
Darkness at noon -- The Great Plains world -- Conquering the Great Plains -- The coming of the farmers -- In hard times -- Dust Bowl days -- Refugees in their own land -- The New Deal -- Future dust bowls.
Offers a review of the events that led up to and took place during this natural disaster in the Great Plains during the 1930s, and discusses the changes that were instituted in farming and land conservation as a result of it.