Coal River

Author: Michael Shnayerson
Publisher: Farrar, Straus and Giroux
ISBN: 142993316X
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The two had joined forces to take on Massey Energy, the largest and most aggressive of the coal companies, and its swaggering, notorious chairman, Don Blankenship. Coal River is Shnayerson's account of this dramatic struggle.

Coal River

Author: Ellen Marie Wiseman
Publisher: Kensington
ISBN: 1617734489
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In this vibrant new historical novel, the acclaimed author of The Plum Tree and What She Left Behind explores one young woman’s determination to put an end to child labor in a Pennsylvania mining town… As a child, Emma Malloy left ...

Coal River Basin Channel Rehabilitation Project

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Historical Features 2.0l White settlers first entered the Coal River area late in the
Eighteenth Century. From the very beginning, the river system was closely linked
to the development of the region. For many years the settlers and their
descendents farmed the valley floors as a means of self—support. Beginning in
about l830, farmers along Little and Big Coal Rivers cut the finest poplar trees in
the area and ...

The Coal River Valley In The Civil War

Author: Michael B. Graham
Publisher: Arcadia Publishing
ISBN: 1625851928
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along the creeks and across the low divides, starting at Marmet, thence going up
Lens Creek and crossing the dividing ridge and down Short Creek to Racine, on
Coal River; thence, down the north side of said river to the mouth of Drawdy
Creek; thence, crossing the river and up Drawdy Creek and across the divide and
down Rock Creek for about four miles; thence, crossing the divide to the south, to
Trice Branch, and down same to Little Coal River at Danville; thence by two
courses, ...

Coal River Road

Author: Kathy Cantley Ackerman
Publisher: Livingston Press
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The poems in Coal River Road reveal the power of oral history and place, a connection to the stunted ancient hills of West Virginia that remains as primordial and profound as the poet's estrangement from that place.

Chesapeake Ohio Coal River District

Author: Wendell McChord
Publisher: Chesapeake & Ohio Hist. Soc.
ISBN: 9780939487622
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This book is the first complete detailed history of the Chesapeake & Ohio's Coal Rver District.