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Smithfield Critics Book Discussion Group

Wednesday, April 17, 2013  
12:00 PM
The Worst Hard Time: The Untold Story of Those Who Survived the Great American Dust Bowl by Timothy Egan

Pulitzer Prize-winning reporter Timothy Egan recounts the experiences of homesteaders who remained on their land during the 1930s dust storms that ravaged the southern Great Plains. Human and ecological aspects of the disaster are explained as well as the effects on survivors' daily lives, health and communities.
Event fee: Free
Light refreshments are provided.
612 Smithfield Street
Pittsburgh, PA 15222

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