The Resource Coal in our veins : a personal journey, Erin Ann Thomas, (electronic resource)

Coal in our veins : a personal journey, Erin Ann Thomas, (electronic resource)

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
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
In Coal in Our Veins, Erin Thomas 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 her 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
Biography type
contains biographical information
Cataloging source
MiAaPQ
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Thomas, Erin Ann
Dewey number
  • 622.3340922
  • 622/.3340922
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
Language note
English
LC call number
HD8039.M62
LC item number
U669417 2012
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
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
Label
Coal in our veins : a personal journey, Erin Ann Thomas, (electronic resource)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Description based upon print version of record
Antecedent source
not applicable
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
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
Extent
1 online resource (287 p.)
Form of item
online
Governing access note
Open Access
Isbn
9786613688774
Media category
computer
Media type code
c
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
not applicable
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (EBL)944066
  • (OCoLC)801407283
  • (SSID)ssj0000687976
  • (PQKBManifestationID)11942914
  • (PQKBTitleCode)TC0000687976
  • (PQKBWorkID)10757206
  • (PQKB)11321278
  • (MiAaPQ)EBC3442886
  • (MdBmJHUP)muse17626
  • (EXLCZ)992550000000104286
Label
Coal in our veins : a personal journey, Erin Ann Thomas, (electronic resource)
Publication
Note
Description based upon print version of record
Antecedent source
not applicable
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
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
Extent
1 online resource (287 p.)
Form of item
online
Governing access note
Open Access
Isbn
9786613688774
Media category
computer
Media type code
c
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
not applicable
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (EBL)944066
  • (OCoLC)801407283
  • (SSID)ssj0000687976
  • (PQKBManifestationID)11942914
  • (PQKBTitleCode)TC0000687976
  • (PQKBWorkID)10757206
  • (PQKB)11321278
  • (MiAaPQ)EBC3442886
  • (MdBmJHUP)muse17626
  • (EXLCZ)992550000000104286

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