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Author Hurt, R. Douglas

Title The Big Empty : the Great Plains in the twentieth century / R. Douglas Hurt

Publ Info Tucson : University of Arizona Press, [2011]
2011
LOCATION CALL # STATUS NOTE
 RWU Main Library  F595 .H94 2011    AVAILABLE
Descript xv, 315 pages : illustrations, maps ; 23 cm
text rdacontent
unmediated rdamedia
volume rdacarrier
Series Modern American West
Note Includes bibliographical references (p.261-306) and index
Contents The age of optimism -- The ethnic and racial divide -- The age of uncertainty -- The anxious years -- The age of certainty -- The perils of agriculture -- The inevitability of change -- The politics of race and agriculture -- Epilogue
LC subject Great Plains -- Politics and government -- 20th century
Great Plains -- Social conditions -- 20th century
Social change -- Great Plains -- History -- 20th century
Ethnicity -- Great Plains -- History -- 20th century
Cultural pluralism -- Great Plains -- History -- 20th century
Agriculture -- Great Plains -- History -- 20th century
Great Plains -- Economic conditions -- 20th century
Great Plains -- Environmental conditions
ISBN 9780816529704 (hard cover : alk. paper)
0816529701 (hard cover : alk. paper)
9780816529728 (pbk. : alk. paper)
0816529728 (pbk. : alk. paper)
ISBN/ISSN 40019887029