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Title The miners / by the editors of Time-Life Books ; with text by Robert Wallace.

Imprint New York : Time-Life Books, 1976.


Location Call No. OPAC Message Status
 Axe Special Collections Rosen  978.03 M662 1976    ---  Lib Use Only
Description 240 pages : illustrations (some color) ; 28 cm.
text txt rdacontent
unmediated n rdamedia
volume nc rdacarrier
Series The Old West
Old West (Alexandria, Va.)
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 236-237) and index.
Contents A rough way to get rich quick -- A lode to outshine Kin Solomon's mines -- Machines of the hard-rock miners -- "The orneryest place this side of hell" -- The halls of the mining kings -- Long trail to the Klondike -- Credits -- Acknowledgments -- Bibliography -- Index.
Summary Examines the lives of miners in the early West, with discussions of working conditions and life in the mining camps.
Subject Gold mines and mining -- West (U.S.) -- History.
Silver mines and mining -- West (U.S.) -- History.
Miners -- West (U.S.) -- History.
Gold mines and mining. (OCoLC)fst00944469
Miners. (OCoLC)fst01022485
Silver mines and mining. (OCoLC)fst01118937
United States, West. (OCoLC)fst01243255
Mines and mineral resources -- History.
West (U.S.) -- History.
Genre/Form History. (OCoLC)fst01411628
Added Author Wallace, Robert, 1919-
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