So the taskmasters and the foremen of the people went out and said to the people, “Thus says Pharaoh, ‘I will not give you straw. 924 more words
Interesting brief bit about comparing the dust bowl to current droughts. And fascinating photos of “Okies” who stayed to fight out the dust bowl.
Emotionally gripping book, by my favorite author, about the displacement of farmers, and the destruction of their families during the Great Depression. After serving time in prison, Tom Joad heads back to his family’s farm in Oklahoma. 141 more words