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The Socialisation of Coal Mining

by Stewart, A.C. and W.P. Watkins

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Published
1951
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Manchester: The Co-operative Union Limited, 1951. 22p., stapled wraps, 5.5 x 8.5 inches, illus. with black and white photos of Stewart and Watkins, wraps worn, rear wrap toned with small rust stain else good condition. Co-operative Party Discussion Series No. 7.
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[Two items]

by Stearns Miners Support Committee

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Published
1978
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$30.00

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Oakland, CA: the Committee, 1978. Two items: an 8.5x14 inch handbill, horizontal fold crease, with cartoon by Peggy Lipschutz, date penned at top, and a four-panel brochure. Local fundraising and solidarity work in support of the strike by miners working for the Blue Diamond Coal Company in Stearns, Kentucky.
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image of Lackawanna, the Route of Phoebe Snow. Brief History of the Railroad with Photographs and Desvcription of its Motive Power

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no place: the railroad, 1950. Unpaginated, about 22p., consists of one page each for as many locomotives, with specs for buffs, printed in two colors: black with blue spot color. Softbound, a skinny oblong in 3.5x9 inch stapled wraps. Front cover bears a few small faint numerals at a corner-tip, the sole flaw of condition (as opposed to flaws… Read more
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The Hanna industrial complex

by Black, Edie and Fred Goff

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Published
1969
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New York: The North American Congress on Latin America, 1969. Pamphlet. 16p., wraps, 8.5x11 inches, illustrated with photos, figures, drawings and tables, minor wear. The story of how four midwest family dynasties built an industrial empire comprising Hanna Mining Co., National Steel, Consolidation Coal, and Chrysler Corp.; how the members of these four families, the Hannas, Weirs, Humphreys… Read more
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Karaganda

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Published
1954
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Moscow: Foreign Languages Publishing House, 1954. 24p., staplebound pamphlet, cover mildly worn and dust-soiled. Black and white illustrations. On the Kazakh coal mining region.
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The coal nation: histories, ecologies and politics of coal in India

by Lahiri-Dutt, Kuntala; editor

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Bolerium Books Inc., ABAA/ILAB
Published
2014
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9781472424709
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Surrey: Ashgate, 2014. xxvii, 318p., very good hardcover.
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image of Life, work, and rebellion in the coal fields; the Southern West Virginia miners, 1880-1922

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Urbana: University of Illinois Press, 1981. Paperback. xix, 294p., wraps, very good condition. The working class in American history.
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New York: Persea Books, 1977. Paperback. 245p., wraps worn, signed by Myra Page. On coal miners in the Cumberland mountains.
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$18.00
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Franklin Center, PA: The Franklin Library, 1981. Hardcover. Unpaginated preliminaries, 448p., illustrated as promised with three color plates on inserted coated stock, these three evidently the only DHL canvasses that fit the atmosphere and plot of this novel. Hardbound in 9x6 inch reconstituted leather boards gilt, raised bands, all edges gilt, placekeep ribbon, moire' endsheets; we see one flaw,… Read more
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$22.00
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Why not coal? [pinback button]

by United Mine Workers of America

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Bolerium Books Inc., ABAA/ILAB
Published
[197-?]
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$12.00

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Philadelphia: UMWA; mfg. by Sale Blazers, [197-?]. 2.25 inch diameter pin, very good; produced in the wake of the energy crisis and amid concerns about nuclear power.
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The Progressive Mine Workers of America; a study in rival unionism

by Hudson, Harriet D.

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Published
1952
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Urbana: University of Illinois, 1952. Paperback. 152p., wraps, PMWA written in pen on spine, minor pen marginalia. University of Illinois. College of Commerce and Business Administration. Bureau of Economic and Business Research, bulletin 73.
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Coalminers' union in USSR

by Mikhailenko, I G; A P Semenov

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Published
1968
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Moscow: Novosti, 1968. 101p., small-format paperback, very good.
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Up for grabs

by Thomas, Pete

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Bolerium Books Inc., ABAA/ILAB
Published
1973
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Fortitude Valley, Australia: Queensland State Committee, Communist Party of Australia, 1973. Pamphlet. 60p., wraps, very good condition, map, illus., 5.5x8.25 inches. On the Utah Development Company & coal mining in Queensland.
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World Communism

by Jones, John T.

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Published
1955
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$15.00

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n.p.: United Mine Workers of America, 1955. Pamphlet. 12p., 5.5x8.5 inches, stapled pamphlet, very lightly toned, staples beginning to rust, else in very good condition. Jones was director of the UMWA's Labor's Non-Partisan League and a fierce anticommunist. This booklet is the text of a speech on communism that he was to deliver from the pulpit of the Foundry… Read more
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Mother Jones, the miners' angel; a portrait

by Fetherling, Dale

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Published
1979
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Carbondale: Southern Illinois University Press, 1979. Paperback. viii, 263p., wraps slightly shelf worn. Arcturus books, AB 145.
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Workers armed defense groups [poster]

by [Marxist-Leninist Party]

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Published
1970
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$65.00

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n.p.: [Marxist-Leninist Party], 1970. Approximately 11x22 inch poster, offset printed, with black and white photo of armed strikers in the southern Colorado coal fields in 1914; red hammer and sickle at bottom with Mao's slogan, "Political power grows out of the barrel of a gun." Mild horizontal crease, otherwise very good. An internal document of the Marxist-Leninist Party,… Read more
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image of Woman from Spillertown; a memoir of Agnes Burns Wieck. With a foreword by Thomas Dublin

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Carbondale: Southern Illinois University Press, 1992. Hardcover. xiv, 280p., front., very good condition in like dj. Agnes Burns Wieck was a crusading labor organizer in the Illinois coal fields.
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Mr. Galsworthy's appeal for the miners

by Galsworthy, John

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Published
1928
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London: Society of Friends (Quakers), The Coalfields Distress Committee, 1928. Four panel brochure, 5.25x8.25 inches, very good condition.
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Atlanta: Georgia Power Project, 1974. 8p., 8.5x11 inches, some uneven toning. Single issue of the publication critical of the Georgia Power Company, with articles on rank-and-file labor organizing, opposition to the importation of South African coal, and more.
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image of United Mine Workers Journal: 87th Year, No. 7; April 16-30 1976; Mine Construction: New Jobs, New Dangers

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Indianapolis: UMWA, 1976. Magazine. 31p., wraps, heavily illustrated, paper lightly browned and worn, address label on rear wrap else good condition, 9.25x11.5 inches.
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