The Resource Coal in our veins : a personal journey, Erin Ann Thomas

Coal in our veins : a personal journey, Erin Ann Thomas

Label
Coal in our veins : a personal journey
Title
Coal in our veins
Title remainder
a personal journey
Statement of responsibility
Erin Ann Thomas
Creator
Contributor
Provider
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Coal in Our Veins employs historical research, autobiography, and journalism to intertwine the history of coal, her ancestors' lives mining coal, and the societal and environmental impacts of the United States' dependency on coal as an energy source. In the first part of the book, she visits Wales, native ground of British coal mining and of her emigrant ancestors. The Thomases' move to the coal region of Utah, where they witnessed the Winter Quarters and Castle Gate mine explosions two of the worst mining disasters in American history and the history of coal development in Utah are explored in the second part
Biography type
contains biographical information
Cataloging source
OCoLC-P
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Thomas, Erin Ann
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
LC call number
HD8039.M62
LC item number
U669417 2012eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
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OAPEN Library
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Thomas, Erin Ann
  • Thomas, Erin Ann
  • Coal miners
  • Coal miners
  • Welsh Americans
  • Coal mines and mining
  • Coal mines and mining
  • Coal
  • Coal
  • TECHNOLOGY & ENGINEERING
  • HISTORY
Label
Coal in our veins : a personal journey, Erin Ann Thomas
Instantiates
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction -- A Miner's Lamp -- Cymyru -- A Welsh Coal Miner -- The First Loco to Run on Rails -- Two Miners' Sons -- The Paths of Blind Horses -- Carbon County -- The Rattle of Dead Men's Skin -- Zeph and Maud -- The Castle Gate -- The Striking Years -- Get the Men Out -- Leaving Carbon -- Ghost Towns -- Bridge -- A Historical Gap -- West Virginia -- The Little White Chapel -- One Who Escaped -- A Memorial -- Mountains Made Low -- String-Town Appalachia -- Squatter on a Gold Mine -- Washington, D.C. -- The Energy Future of America -- A Drop in the Bucket -- Yes to Electric Reliability -- Coda -- In the Bowels of the Earth -- The Last Deep Coal Mine in Wales -- The Winds of Change -- Afterword
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (274 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781457184437
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Other control number
9786613688774
Other physical details
illustrations
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
Stock number
100336
System control number
  • (IN-ChSCO)(KUselect)625240
  • (OCoLC)801407283
  • (OCoLC-P)801407283
  • (KnowledgeUnlatched)(KUselect2016)625240
Label
Coal in our veins : a personal journey, Erin Ann Thomas
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction -- A Miner's Lamp -- Cymyru -- A Welsh Coal Miner -- The First Loco to Run on Rails -- Two Miners' Sons -- The Paths of Blind Horses -- Carbon County -- The Rattle of Dead Men's Skin -- Zeph and Maud -- The Castle Gate -- The Striking Years -- Get the Men Out -- Leaving Carbon -- Ghost Towns -- Bridge -- A Historical Gap -- West Virginia -- The Little White Chapel -- One Who Escaped -- A Memorial -- Mountains Made Low -- String-Town Appalachia -- Squatter on a Gold Mine -- Washington, D.C. -- The Energy Future of America -- A Drop in the Bucket -- Yes to Electric Reliability -- Coda -- In the Bowels of the Earth -- The Last Deep Coal Mine in Wales -- The Winds of Change -- Afterword
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (274 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781457184437
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Other control number
9786613688774
Other physical details
illustrations
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
Stock number
100336
System control number
  • (IN-ChSCO)(KUselect)625240
  • (OCoLC)801407283
  • (OCoLC-P)801407283
  • (KnowledgeUnlatched)(KUselect2016)625240

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