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Season 1

1 :01x01 - The Great Plow-Up

Nov/18/2012
Part 1 of a two-part documentary detailing the environmental catastrophe that destroyed the farmlands of the Great Plains and caused massive dust storms during the 1930s. Firsthand stories of survivors, photos and film footage chronicle the era, including the terror that the dust storms brought with them; the desperation faced by families; and how, through it all, folks managed to find hope.

Source: PBS

2 :01x02 - Reaping the Whirlwind

Nov/19/2012
Conclusion. How many families sought refuge from the Great Plains in California; and how government-led conservation efforts worked in conjunction with a break in the drought in 1939 to stabilize the soil and inject new life into farms.

Source: PBS
Classification: Mini-Series
Genre: Action | Educational | Family | History
Status: Canceled/Ended
Network: PBS ( USA)
Airs: Sundays, Mondays at 08:00 pm
Runtime: 120 Minutes
Premiere: November 18, 2012
Ended: November 19, 2012
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