Dreadful Month

Dreadful Month

by Carlton Jackson
     
 

This book is about "the dreadful month" in coal mining history in the U.S. In December 1907, 702 miners were "officially" killed from explosions. "Unofficially" at least half more of that number died in the accidents, a fact that was supposedly repressed by company and government officials.

Overview

This book is about "the dreadful month" in coal mining history in the U.S. In December 1907, 702 miners were "officially" killed from explosions. "Unofficially" at least half more of that number died in the accidents, a fact that was supposedly repressed by company and government officials.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780879722050
Publisher:
University of Wisconsin Press
Publication date:
01/01/1982
Pages:
161

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