Timothy Egan: "The Worst Hard Time" (Houghton Mifflin)

Timothy Egan: "The Worst Hard Time" (Houghton Mifflin)

Hurricanes and floods have grabbed recent headlines, but some people think Mother Nature's worst assault on America took place in the 1930s. A Pulitzer Prize winning journalist tells the stories of individuals who survived the dust storms...

Hurricanes and floods have grabbed recent headlines, but some people think Mother Nature's worst assault on America took place in the 1930s. A Pulitzer Prize winning journalist tells the stories of individuals who survived the dust storms that terrorized the High Plains during the darkest years of the Depression.

Guests

Timothy Egan

a national enterprise reporter for the New York Times and author of four books.

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