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Soul full of coal dust : a fight for breath and justice in Appalachia / Chris Hamby.

Hamby, Chris, (author.).

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  • 0 of 1 copy available at Emmaus Public Library.
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Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Emmaus Public Library 363.11 HAMB (Text) 36446002018334 New Adult Checked Out 09/29/2020

Record details

  • ISBN: 9780316299473
  • ISBN: 0316299472
  • Physical Description: viii, 436 pages, 16 unnumbered pages of plates : illustrations (some color), map ; 25 cm
  • Edition: First edition.
  • Publisher: New York : Little, Brown and Company, 2020.

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Includes bibliographical references (pages 369-425) and index.
Summary, etc.:
Uncovers the sobering resurgence of black lung disease in Appalachia, the cover-up activities of the coal mining industry, and the awareness activities of regional mining communities.
Subject: Lungs > Dust diseases > Social aspects > United States.
Coal miners > Diseases > United States.
Coal mines and mining > Health aspects > United States.
Workers' compensation > United States.
Coal trade > Corrupt practices > United States.
Coal mines and mining > Appalachian Region.
Coal miners > Appalachian Region.
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