(2013)

Houghton Mifflin, 2013 Series
Published in English (United States) United States
 
Price
18.99 USD
Pages
88
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
Houghton Mifflin Harcourt
Brand
Houghton Mifflin
ISBN
978-0-547-81550-3 Search at WorldCat
Barcode
9780547815503 51899
Editing
?
Color
Color
Dimensions
7" w x 10 1/2" h
Paper Stock
Glossy
Binding
Hardcover, with dust jacket
Publishing Format
Graphic Novel

Issue Notes

A Junior Literary Guild selection. Text is set in CC Tim Sale Brush. Illustrations are pen and ink with digital paint.

Keywords
Conservation; disaster; Dust Bowl; educational; erosion; fact; farming; Great Depression

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Don Brown
Inks
Don Brown
Colors
Don Brown
Letters
Typeset

Keywords
Dust Bowl; dust storm

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 1)

blank page(s) / 3 pages (report information)

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 2)

foreword, introduction, preface, afterword / 3 pages (report information)

Pencils
Don Brown
Inks
Don Brown
Colors
Don Brown
Letters
Typeset

First Line of Dialogue or Text
The Great American Dust Bowl

Indexer Notes

Half-title page, front matter, title page

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 3)

comic story / 74 pages (report information)

Script
Don Brown
Pencils
Don Brown
Inks
Don Brown
Colors
Don Brown
Letters
Typeset

First Line of Dialogue or Text
A speck of dust is a tiny thing.
Genre
non-fiction; history
Characters
Farm families; ranchers; rainmaker; Charles A. Lindbergh (cameo)
Synopsis
Stressed by over-aggressive agriculture and parched by lengthy drought, the soil in much of America's midsection turns to dust that even blocks out the sun in wind storms. After years of drought rain returns, and farmers rebuild with government help.
Keywords
Drought; Dust Bowl; dust storm; educational; erosion; fact; farming; Great Depression; Great Plains

Selected Bibliography (Table of Contents: 4)

foreword, introduction, preface, afterword / 3 pages (report information)

Pencils
Mark J. Rebilas (photograph); National Atmospheric and Oceanic Administration (photograph)
Inks
Mark J. Rebilas (photograph); National Atmospheric and Oceanic Administration (photograph)
Colors
Mark J. Rebilas (photograph); National Atmospheric and Oceanic Administration (photograph)
Letters
Typeset

Indexer Notes

Bibliography, source notes, two photos.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 5)

blank page(s) / 3 pages (report information)

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 6)

illustration / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Don Brown
Inks
Don Brown
Colors
Don Brown

Keywords
Dust Bowl; Great Depression

Indexer Notes

Back cover

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Table of Contents
  1. 0. [no title indexed]
  2. 1. [no title indexed]
  3. 2. ["The Great American Dust Bowl"]
  4. 3. ["A speck of dust is a tiny thing."]
  5. 4. Selected Bibliography
  6. 5. [no title indexed]
  7. 6. [no title indexed]
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