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The Dust Bowl

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Published by Chelsea House Publishers in Philadelphia .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Great Plains,
  • Great Plains.
    • Subjects:
    • Dust storms -- Great Plains -- History -- 20th century -- Juvenile literature.,
    • Droughts -- Great Plains -- History -- 20th century -- Juvenile literature.,
    • Depressions -- 1929 -- Great Plains -- Juvenile literature.,
    • Farmers -- Great Plains -- Social conditions -- 20th century -- Juvenile literature.,
    • Agriculture -- Social aspects -- Great Plains -- History -- 20th century -- Juvenile literature.,
    • Dust Bowl Era, 1931-1939 -- Juvenile literature.,
    • Dust storms -- Great Plains.,
    • Droughts -- Great Plains -- History.,
    • Depressions -- 1929.,
    • Agriculture -- Great Plains -- History.,
    • Great Plains -- Social conditions -- 20th century -- Juvenile literature.,
    • Great Plains -- History.

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references (p. 109-110) and index.

      StatementTherese DeAngelis and Gina DeAngelis.
      GenreJuvenile literature.
      SeriesGreat disasters, reforms and ramifications
      ContributionsDeAngelis, Gina.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsF595 .D35 2002
      The Physical Object
      Pagination116 p. :
      Number of Pages116
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL3952124M
      ISBN 100791063232
      LC Control Number2001047596


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