The Dustbowl

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Starred Review on January 1, 2013  |  Video/DVD

Gr 9 Up—Ken Burns, whose name is synonymous with the highest quality of documentary filmmaking, has turned his camera's eye to the environmental and economic catastrophe that struck America's heartland in the 1930s. After detailing the calamity's prelude involving the easy credit available to farmers and the general lack of respect for the ecology of the land, the production methodically retraces the stages which led to the devastation of the agriculture-based society of our nation's midsection and our glacially paced recovery during the already disastrous Great Depression. Highlighted a...Log In or Sign Up to Read More

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