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Published by University Press of Kentucky in Lexington .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • Coal miners -- Labor unions -- Kentucky -- Harlan County,
  • Coal miners -- Labor unions -- Kentucky,
  • Coal Miners" Strike, Harlan County, Ky., 1932,
  • Coal miners -- Kentucky -- Harlan County,
  • Coal mines and mining -- Kentucky,
  • Labor unions -- Kentucky

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Edition Notes

Statementprepared by Members of the National Committee for the Defense of Political Prisoners ; Theodore Dreiser ... [et al.] ; with a new introd. by John C. Hennen.
ContributionsDreiser, Theodore, 1871-1945., National Committee for the Defense of Political Prisoners.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsHD8039.M62 U6465 2008
The Physical Object
Paginationp. cm.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL18027602M
ISBN 109780813191874
LC Control Number2007052371
OCLC/WorldCa190760630

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