Table of Contents
   Introduction: Live Through Thisp. 1
   Promise: The Great Plowup, 19011930
      The Wandererp. 13
      No Man's Landp. 32
      Creating Dalhartp. 52
      High Plains Deutschp. 59
      Last of the Great Plowupp. 73
   Betrayal, 19311933
      First Wavep. 91
      A Darkeningp. 103
      In a Dry Landp. 115
      New Leader, New Dealp. 128
      Big Blowsp. 136
   Blowup, 19341939
      Triagep. 145
      The Long Darknessp. 155
      The Struggle for Airp. 171
      Showdown in Dalhartp. 176
      Duster's Evep. 193
      Black Sundayp. 198
      A Call to Armsp. 222
      Goingsp. 236
      Witnessesp. 242
      The Saddest Landp. 254
      Verdictp. 265
      Cornhusker IIp. 273
      The Last Menp. 279
      Cornhusker IIIp. 293
      Rainp. 303
   Epiloguep. 309
   Notes and Sourcesp. 315
   Acknowledgmentsp. 328
   Indexp. 331