Life in the Dust Bowl

Life in the Dust Bowl

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The Picture the Past series looks at the many kinds of communities in America's past. Each book describes what made each community different and what children and adults did each day. Life in the Dust Bowl In this book, discover what life was like on the Great Plains in the 1930s. Learn how dry weather and wind storms created the Dust Bowl. Travel with families who left their farms and moved to California. Visit camps where the families stayed until they built new homes. Then use a recipe to make a popular food from the time–meat stew!

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9781588102485
Publisher: Capstone Press
Publication date: 08/28/2001
Series: Picture the Past
Pages: 32
Product dimensions: 7.88(w) x 10.63(h) x (d)
Age Range: 7 - 9 Years

Table of Contents

The Dust Bowl — On the farm — The farm house — No rain at all — Black blizzards — Digging out — A child's life — News and radio — Packing up — On the road — Farm camps — School — Food — Rain in the Dust Bowl.

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