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The dust bowl

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The dust bowl

[United States] : PBS, c2012.

2 videodiscs (ca. 240 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.

Ken Burns documents the worst human-made ecological disaster in American history, when a frenzied wheat boom on the southern Plains, followed by a decade-long drought during the 1930s, nearly swept away the breadbasket of the nation. Vivid interviews, dramatic photographs, and seldom-seen movie footage bring to life incredible stories of human suffering and perseverance. Includes bonus features.

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ISBN:

978-1-60883-718-2

ISBN:

978-1-60883-718-2

LC Call No:

F595 .D87 2012 DVD

LC Call No:

F595 .D87 2012

Dewey Class No:

973.917 23

Title:

The dust bowl [videorecording] / a production of Florentine Films and WETA Television ; a film by Ken Burns ; produced by Dayton Duncan, Ken Burns and Julie Dunfey ; written by Dayton Duncan.

Publisher:

[United States] : PBS, c2012.

Physical:

2 videodiscs (ca. 240 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.

Notes:

Originally broadcast in 2012 on PBS.

Notes:

Special features: behind the scenes ; deleted scenes ; additional interviews.

ParticipantNote:

Narrated by Peter Coyote.

Summary:

Ken Burns documents the worst human-made ecological disaster in American history, when a frenzied wheat boom on the southern Plains, followed by a decade-long drought during the 1930s, nearly swept away the breadbasket of the nation. Vivid interviews, dramatic photographs, and seldom-seen movie footage bring to life incredible stories of human suffering and perseverance. Includes bonus features.

Target Audience:

TV-PG.

Funding Note:

Andy Shriver Memorial Gift.

Subject:

Dust Bowl Era, 1931-1939.

AE:PersName:

Coyote, Peter. nrt.

AE:PersName:

Duncan, Dayton. pro. aus.

AE:PersName:

Burns, Ken, 1953- pro. drt.

AE:PersName:

Dunfey, Julie. pro.

AE:CorpName:

Florentine Films.

AE:CorpName:

WETA-TV (Television station : Washington, D.C.)

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