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The Worst Hard Time

The Untold Story of Those Who Survived the Great American Dust Bowl

Timothy Egan

The dust storms that terrorized the High Plains in the darkest years of the Depression were like nothing ever seen before or since. Timothy Egan’s critically acclaimed account rescues this iconic chapter of American history from the shadows in a tour de force of historical reportage. Following a dozen families and their communities through the rise...
Publish Date
September 1
First Published in 2005
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@JulieZebrak Try "The Worst Hard Times" by Timothy Egan -- fabulous book.      source
Dec 23, 2019
@BruceWaTheTruth @grinninfoole @Benw83084388 @conservmillen I highly recommend Timothy Egan's book The Worst Hard Time if you're interested in learning more. It's a fascinating look at catastrophe and resilience.      source