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Surviving The Dust Bowl: American Experience - Surviving the Dust Bowl

Surviving the Dust Bowl
They were called "Black Blizzards," dark clouds reaching miles into the sky, churning millions of tons of dirt into torrents of destruction. For ten years beginning in 1930, dust storms ravaged the parched and overplowed southern plains, turning bountiful wheat fields into desert. Disease...
//player.pbs.org/partnerplayer/7bxVAk7NwYIpEq3vSJLp1A==/?topbar=false&end=0&endscreen=true&start=0&autoplay=false They were called "Black Blizzards," dark clouds reaching miles into the sky, churning millions of tons of dirt into torrents of destruction. For ten years beginning in 1930, dust storms ravaged the parched and overplowed southern plains, turning bountiful wheat fields into desert. Disease... /episodes/get/89537 /episode/89537 Surviving The Dust Bowl: American Experience: Surviving the Dust Bowl /episode-player/89537