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
     
 

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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.

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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
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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