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The riches beneath our feet

R. G. Coyle

The riches beneath our feet

how mining shaped Britain

by R. G. Coyle

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Published by Oxford University Press in New York .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references (p. 254-261) and index.

StatementGeoff Coyle
Classifications
LC ClassificationsTN57 .C69 2010
The Physical Object
Paginationxvii, 267 p., [16] p. of plates :
Number of Pages267
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL24394142M
ISBN 100199551294
ISBN 109780199551293
LC Control Number2010920359
OCLC/WorldCa475455599

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The achievement of Britain's miners --Britain's geology and minerals --Britain's copper and tin mining --Power to the miner's elbow --From castle roofs to organ pipes: the lead and zinc mines --King coal: Britain's powerhouse --Building Britain: granite, stone, and slate --The salts of the earth --Iron and steel: the sinews of industry.

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