The dust bowl a film by Ken Burns. /

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 foot... Full description

Corporate Author: Florentine Films.
Other Authors: Burns, Ken, 1953-, Duncan, Dayton., Dunfey, Julie., Mellish, Craig., Gifford, Ryan., Squires, Buddy., McCarthy, Stephen., Coyote, Peter., McCormick, Carolyn., Clarkson, Patricia., Madigan, Amy., Conway, Kevin., WETA-TV (Television station : Washington, D.C.), PBS Distribution (Firm)
Language: English
Published: [Arlington, Va.] : PBS Distribution, 2012.
Edition: Widescreen ed.
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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.
Item Description: Originally broadcast in 2012 on PBS.
Note: Additional resources available on PBS Web site http://www.pbs.org/kenburns/dustbowl/
Physical Description: 2 videodiscs (ca. 4 hrs.) : sound, color, black and white ; 4 3/4 in.
Format: DVD, NTSC, region 1, widescreen.
Audience: Audience: MPAA rating: Not rated ; TV-PG.

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