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Author Dublin, Thomas, 1946-
Title The face of decline : the Pennsylvania anthracite region in the twentieth century / Thomas Dublin and Walter Licht
Imprint Ithaca : Cornell University Press, 2005
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 Euro-Am Studies Lib  338.2 D8523 2005    AVAILABLE  -  30500101471145
Descript viii, 277 p. : ill. ; 26 cm
Note Includes bibliographical references (p. 255-265) and index
Creating the anthracite region : from prehistoric times to 1900 -- Apogee and descent : the anthracite region in the early twentieth century -- The anthracite miners' new deal : the thirties -- Reprieve and final collapse, 1940-1970 : capital and labor respond -- Industrial development efforts : community and governmental responses -- Personal responses to decline : fathers and mothers, 1945-1990 -- Personal responses to decline : sons and daughters, 1945-1990 -- Legacies
Subject Anthracite coal industry -- Pennsylvania -- History -- 20th century
Coal miners -- Pennsylvania -- History -- 20th century
Pennsylvania -- Economic conditions -- 20th century
Alt Author Licht, Walter, 1946-
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