Coal River

Author: Ellen Marie Wiseman
Publisher: Kensington
ISBN: 1617734489
Size: 10.28 MB
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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

Author: Michael Shnayerson
Publisher: Macmillan
ISBN: 9780374125141
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One of America's most dramatic environmental battles is unfolding in southern West Virginia.

The Coal River Valley In The Civil War

Author: Michael B. Graham
Publisher: History Press (SC)
ISBN: 9781626196605
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Join author and historian Michael Graham as he expertly details the compelling human drama of West Virginia's bitterly contested Coal River Valley region during the War Between the States."

Coal River Road

Author: Kathy Cantley Ackerman
Publisher: Livingston Press
ISBN:
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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.

Coal River Basin Channel Rehabilitation Project

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SECTION 2 - THE ENVIRONMENTAL SETTING WITHOUT THE PROJECT
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 ...

Combating Mountaintop Removal

Author: Bryan T. McNeil
Publisher: University of Illinois Press
ISBN: 0252036433
Size: 13.19 MB
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Drawing on powerful personal testimonies of the hazards of mountaintop removal in southern West Virginia, Combating Mountaintop Removal critically examines the fierce conflicts over this violent and increasingly prevalent form of strip ...