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Coal camp kids coming up hard and making it by B. A. Ritch

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Published by Father & Son Pub. in Tallahassee, Fla .
Written in English

Subjects:

Places:

  • Floyd County (Ky.),
  • Kentucky,
  • Floyd County

Subjects:

  • Coal mines and mining -- Kentucky -- Floyd County -- History -- 20th century.,
  • Floyd County (Ky.) -- Social life and customs.,
  • Floyd County (Ky.) -- Biography.

Book details:

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references and index.

Statementby Barbara Ford Ritch ; introduction by Paul R. Jordan ; [edited by Paul R. Jordan].
ContributionsJordan, Paul R.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsF457.F6 R58 1991
The Physical Object
Paginationxvii, 352 p. :
Number of Pages352
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL1340497M
ISBN 100942407121
LC Control Number92225334
OCLC/WorldCa24292402

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