Stories from the Mines by United Studios of America

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Published by University of Scranton Press .

Written in English

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  • American history: from c 1900 -,
  • History of specific subjects,
  • Mining industry,
  • Inter-war period, 1918-1939,
  • History,
  • History - U.S.,
  • History: American,
  • USA,
  • United States - 20th Century,
  • History / United States / 20th Century

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The Physical Object
FormatLaser Disc
Number of Pages82
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL8843713M
ISBN 101589661389
ISBN 109781589661387

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