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Bringing down the mountains

Shirley Stewart Burns

Bringing down the mountains

the impact of mountaintop removal surface coal mining on southern West Virginia communities, 1970-2004

by Shirley Stewart Burns

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Published by West Virginia University Press in Morgantown, W.Va .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Coal mines and mining -- West Virginia,
  • Coal mines and mining -- Environmental aspects -- West Virginia,
  • Strip mining -- Environmental aspects -- West Virginia,
  • Mountaintop removal mining -- Environmental aspects -- West Virginia,
  • Mountaintop removal mining -- Economic aspects -- West Virginia

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references (p. 185-199) and index.

    StatementShirley Stewart Burns.
    SeriesWest Virginia and Appalachia -- v. 5
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsHD9547.W4 B87 2007
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxvii, 214 p., [14] p. of plates :
    Number of Pages214
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL18297642M
    ISBN 101933202173
    ISBN 109781933202174
    LC Control Number2007936477

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