They were following the false promises of the Government and the railroads who told these people that the land was rich. The wind came and blew away the soil, along with the dreams of the people, yet so many stayed on. This is their story. It's so similar to Steinbeck's classic, "The Grapes of Wrath," but these people stayed on. Told in the present as well as the past, this book is one that will move you deeply.