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The Dust Bowl

First Look | Suffocating Blackness

Preview: Season 1 | 20s

Survey the causes of the worst man-made ecological disaster in U.S. history: the catastrophic dust storms of the 1930s.

Aired: 11/18/12

Rating: NR

Video has closed captioning.

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