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Built on coal

Lawrence Herzog

Built on coal

a history of Beverly, Edmonton"s working class town

by Lawrence Herzog

  • 316 Want to read
  • 16 Currently reading

Published by Beverly Community Development Society in Edmonton, Alta .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Beverly (Edmonton, Alta.),
  • Edmonton (Alta.),
  • Alberta,
  • Edmonton
    • Subjects:
    • Working class -- Alberta -- Edmonton -- History.,
    • Beverly (Edmonton, Alta.) -- History.,
    • Edmonton (Alta.) -- History.

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references (p. 156) and index.

      Statementby Lawrence Herzog.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsF1079.5.E3 H47 2000
      The Physical Object
      Pagination160 p. :
      Number of Pages160
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL6894681M
      ISBN 100968742106
      LC Control Number00693465

      The daughter of a coal miner, Palicz had “evolved from Democrat to Republican to Libertarian to Tea Party.” Now she was a diehard Trumper. She’d attended at least a dozen of the President.   Other research, however, aims at pre-combustion strategies for yet-to-be-built coal plants — most likely outside the U.S. — or for smaller boutique markets for coal .

      And in the United States, where no coal-powered ship has been built since , New England Electric has contracted with General Dynamics Corporation to construct a $million coal-fired vessel. Get book recommendations, fiction, poetry, and dispatches from the world of literature in your in-box. Sign up for the Books & Fiction newsletter. Enter your e-mail address.

        This book was recommended to me by a friend. Since I live in coal country and my dad was a coal miner, I decided to check out this book. I thought it was going to only focus on the history of coal, but I should've known better considering today's climate (pun intended)/5().   Books Music Art & design continues to dominate coal power development, having built nearly two-thirds of the world’s operating plants and being home to .


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