The Dust Bowl

The Dust Bowl Intro

Clip: Season 1 | 2m 7s

THE DUST BOWL chronicles the worst man-made ecological disaster in American history, in which the frenzied wheat boom of the "Great Plow-Up," followed by a decade-long drought during the 1930s nearly swept away the breadbasket of the nation.

Aired: 11/18/12

Rating: NR

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