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The Resource Years of dust : the story of the Dust Bowl, Albert Marrin

Years of dust : the story of the Dust Bowl, Albert Marrin

Label
Years of dust : the story of the Dust Bowl
Title
Years of dust
Title remainder
the story of the Dust Bowl
Statement of responsibility
Albert Marrin
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
The causes and results of the Dust Bowl and how the lessons learned are still used today
Summary
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
Award
  • ALA Notable Children's Book, 2010
  • Booklist Editors’ Choice: Books for Youth, 2009
  • School Library Journal Best Books, 2009.
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330302
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
978/.032
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
  • portraits
Index
index present
Intended audience
1040
Intended audience source
Lexile
LC call number
F595
LC item number
.M343 2009
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1040
Literary form
non fiction
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  • 5
  • 9
Nature of contents
bibliography
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True
Target audience
juvenile
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the story of the Dust Bowl
Label
Years of dust : the story of the Dust Bowl, Albert Marrin
Link
http://www.loc.gov/catdir/enhancements/fy0906/2008013898-d.html
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 125-126) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
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
Control code
14965012
Dimensions
24 x 29 cm
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
128 pages
Isbn
9780525420774
Isbn Type
(hardcover)
Lccn
2008013898
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations, maps, portraits
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn215176082
  • (OCoLC)215176082
Label
Years of dust : the story of the Dust Bowl, Albert Marrin
Link
http://www.loc.gov/catdir/enhancements/fy0906/2008013898-d.html
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 125-126) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
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
Control code
14965012
Dimensions
24 x 29 cm
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
128 pages
Isbn
9780525420774
Isbn Type
(hardcover)
Lccn
2008013898
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations, maps, portraits
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn215176082
  • (OCoLC)215176082

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