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by Tricia Andryszewski

Category: History
Subcategory: Children
Author: Tricia Andryszewski
ISBN: 0606063390
ISBN13: 978-0606063395
Language: English
Publisher: Demco Media (July 1, 1994)
Pages: 64
Fb2 eBook: 1255 kb
ePub eBook: 1764 kb
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The Dust Bowl (Spotlight on American History).

The Dust Bowl (Spotlight on American History). by. Tricia Andryszewski. Examines the human and natural causes of the severe dust storms that turned much of the Great Plains into a "dust bowl" in the 1930s and describes the devastation caused by these storms.

The Dust Bowl was in the making when the farmers plowed millions of acres of land to grow wheat in abundance. If you are interested in the history of the Dust Bowl, this book would be the first step in understanding the gravity of the man-made conditions, the economy, ecology, and the abuse of land in the first place. The situation is not talked about today because the government have assisted during the Great Depression and through the New Deal to study soil erosion and soil conservation.

The Dust Bowl was a period of severe dust storms that greatly damaged the ecology and agriculture of the American and Canadian prairies during the 1930s; severe drought and a failure to apply dryland farming methods to prevent the aeolian processes . .

The Dust Bowl was a period of severe dust storms that greatly damaged the ecology and agriculture of the American and Canadian prairies during the 1930s; severe drought and a failure to apply dryland farming methods to prevent the aeolian processes (wind erosion) caused the phenomenon. The drought came in three waves, 1934, 1936, and 1939–1940, but some regions of the high plains experienced drought conditions for as many as eight years.

History Books for Kids. Dust Bowl, the (PB) Spotlight on American History. Spotlight on American History. By (author) Tricia Andryszewski.

Электронная книга "Dust Bowl: The Southern Plains in the 1930s", Donald Worster

Электронная книга "Dust Bowl: The Southern Plains in the 1930s", Donald Worster. Эту книгу можно прочитать в Google Play Книгах на компьютере, а также на устройствах Android и iOS. Выделяйте текст, добавляйте закладки и делайте заметки, скачав книгу "Dust Bowl: The Southern Plains in the 1930s" для чтения в офлайн-режиме.

The Dust Bowl was the name given to the drought-stricken Southern Plains region of the United States, which suffered severe dust storms during a dry period in the 1930s. As high winds and choking dust swept the region from Texas to Nebraska, people and livestock were killed and crops failed across the entire region. What Caused the Dust Bowl?

He reflects on the state of the plains today and the threat of a new dustbowl.

He reflects on the state of the plains today and the threat of a new dustbowl. He reflects on the state of the plains today and the threat of a new dustbowl. Donald Worster is Hall Distinguished Professor of American History at the University of Kansas and the author of A River Running West: The Life of John Wesley Powell.

The Dust Bowl disaster was caused by a series of devastating droughts in the 1930s . Facts about the Dust Bowl for kids. Dust Bowl Fact 3: Droughts occured regularly on the Great Plains, but most are not prolonged and extreme.

The Dust Bowl disaster was caused by a series of devastating droughts in the 1930s, poor soil conservation techniques and over-farming. The lack of rainfall and moisture in the air dried out the topsoil of the farming regions in the prairie states. Dust Bowl Fact 1: There were 4 distinct droughts that hit the United States in the 1930s - 1930-1931, 1934, 1936, and 1939-1940 which all contributed to the disaster. An extreme drought might occur once every 20 years.

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