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The Dust Bowl
First Air Date: November 18, 2012
|First Aired on||:||2012|
|Created By||:||Ken Burns|
|Seasons/Episodes||:||2 episodes in 1 Seasons|
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.