In the first night of Ken Burns's THE DUST BOWL, feel the full force of the worst manmade environmental disaster in America's history as survivors recall the terror of the dust storms, the ... See full summary »

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Ken Burns

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Dayton Duncan

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Dorothy Williamson Dorothy Williamson ... Herself - Resident of Prowers County, CO
Timothy Egan ... Himself - Writer
Donald Worster Donald Worster ... Himself - Historian
Charles Shaw Charles Shaw ... Himself - Resident of Cimarron County, OK
Robert McCoy Robert McCoy ... Himself - Resident of Texas County, OK (as Robert 'Boots' McCoy)
Calvin Crabill Calvin Crabill ... Himself - Resident of Prowers County, CO
R. Douglas Hurt R. Douglas Hurt ... Himself - Historian
Pamela Riney-Kehrberg Pamela Riney-Kehrberg ... Herself - Historian
Imogene Glover Imogene Glover ... Herself - Resident of Texas County, OK
Dale Coen Dale Coen ... Himself - Resident of Morton County, KS
Wayne Lewis Wayne Lewis ... Himself - Resident of Beaver County, OK
William Forester William Forester ... Himself - Son of Harry Forester
Irene Beck Hauer Irene Beck Hauer ... Herself - Resident of Cimarron County, CO
Louise Forester Briggs Louise Forester Briggs ... Herself - Resident of Texas County, OK
Pauline Hodges Pauline Hodges ... Herself - Resident of Beaver County, OK
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In the first night of Ken Burns's THE DUST BOWL, feel the full force of the worst manmade environmental disaster in America's history as survivors recall the terror of the dust storms, the desperation of hungry families and how they managed to find hope even as the earth and heavens seemed to turn against them.

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18 November 2012 (USA) See more »

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