The Smokeless Coal Fields of West Virginia: A Brief History / Edition 2

The Smokeless Coal Fields of West Virginia: A Brief History / Edition 2

by W.P. TAMS, JR., W. P. Tams
     
 

ISBN-10: 0937058556

ISBN-13: 9780937058558

Pub. Date: 01/28/2001

Publisher: West Virginia University Press

The Smokeless Coal Fields of West Virginia: A Brief History first appeared in 1963, a little book by a man with no training as either a writer or a historian. Since then, this volume has become an essential sourcebook, consulted and quoted in nearly every study of coal field history.  See more details below

Overview

The Smokeless Coal Fields of West Virginia: A Brief History first appeared in 1963, a little book by a man with no training as either a writer or a historian. Since then, this volume has become an essential sourcebook, consulted and quoted in nearly every study of coal field history.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780937058558
Publisher:
West Virginia University Press
Publication date:
01/28/2001
Series:
Archives of British History and Culture Ser.
Edition description:
1st Edition
Pages:
120
Sales rank:
1,010,175
Product dimensions:
5.90(w) x 8.90(h) x 0.40(d)

Table of Contents

  • Introduction (by Ronald D Eller)
  • Preface
  • Introduction
  • Location and Early Development
  • Finances and Organization
  • Work in the Mines at the Turn of the Century
  • The Gulf Smokeless Coal Company
  • Personalities in Smokeless Coal Fields
  • Place Names in the Smokeless Coal Fields
  • Statistical Table

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