The Resource The great American Dust Bowl, (electronic resource)

The great American Dust Bowl, (electronic resource)

Label
The great American Dust Bowl
Title
The great American Dust Bowl
Creator
Contributor
Author
Illustrator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
A speck of dust is a tiny thing. In fact, five of them could fit into the period at the end of this sentence.On a clear, warm Sunday, April 14, 1935, a wild wind whipped up millions upon millions of these specks of dust to form a duster-a savage storm-on America's high southern plains. The sky turned black, sand-filled winds scoured the paint off houses and cars, trains derailed, and electricity coursed through the air. Sand and dirt fell like snow-people got lost in the gloom and suffocated . . . and that was just the beginning.Don Brown brings the Dirty Thirties to life with kinetic, highly saturated, and lively artwork in this graphic novel of one of America's most catastrophic natural events: the Dust Bowl
Cataloging source
Midwest
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1949-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Brown, Don
Dewey number
978.032
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
Intended audience
Rated T
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Brown, Don
  • hoopla digital
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Dust Bowl Era, 1931-1939
  • Depressions
  • Dust storms
  • Droughts
  • Farm life
  • Farmers
  • Dust Bowl Era, 1931-1939
  • Dust storms
  • Droughts
  • Farmers
  • Depressions
  • Cartoons and comics
  • Great Plains
  • Great Plains
  • Great Plains
Target audience
adult
Label
The great American Dust Bowl, (electronic resource)
Link
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Publication
Distribution
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource
Form of item
  • online
  • electronic
Governing access note
Digital content provided by hoopla
Isbn
9780544307995
Isbn Type
(electronic bk.)
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
12045935
Publisher number
MWT12045935
Specific material designation
remote
System details
Mode of access: World Wide Web
Label
The great American Dust Bowl, (electronic resource)
Link
Publication
Distribution
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource
Form of item
  • online
  • electronic
Governing access note
Digital content provided by hoopla
Isbn
9780544307995
Isbn Type
(electronic bk.)
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
12045935
Publisher number
MWT12045935
Specific material designation
remote
System details
Mode of access: World Wide Web

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