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Mr. Egan writes extremely well and I had a very difficult time putting down this book.
This ranks as one of the best books I've ever read... The Worst Hard Time: The Untold Story of Those Who Survived the Great American Dust Bowl by Timothy Egan.
As you read this book, you come to realize that these people are just like you and me.
True story of the dust bowl areas of Texas, Oklahoma, Colorado and surrounding areas. Very frustrating. Problem is man made the mistakes! Read morePublished 1 day ago by Dennis
Excellent stories of the Dust Bowl. If you have read Grapes of Wrath, this story reiterates the disastrous effects of that event.Published 1 day ago by calliegirl
Another book about that worst hard time. My parents lived in West Texas in the late 1920's and the early 1930's, they told this story. Read morePublished 1 day ago by Missy Jones
This book was very fascinating. The author is very passionate about what he wrote, and goes back all the way to the 19th century to fully explain the origins of the dirty 30's as... Read morePublished 2 days ago by Alen Khodagulyan
A very interesting and enlightening read. Grew up in that part of the country and knew contemporaries of some of the folks described.Published 2 days ago by Mike
Great account of the disaster called the dust bowl. This should make us all consider the affect we have on our environment.Published 4 days ago by julia
Interesting book about the dust bowl in the Midwest, especially Oklahoma.Published 7 days ago by J. L. Kerr
This an outstanding description of life on the great plains during the 1930s. Enjoyed the author's detailed portrayal of one the most difficult times in American history, a time... Read morePublished 12 days ago by alvin marrow