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Coal must come first

Margot Heinemann

Coal must come first

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Published by Frederick Muller Ltd in London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Coal mines and mining -- Great Britain.,
  • Coal trade -- Great Britain.

  • Edition Notes

    Statementprepared by Margot Heinemann for the Labour Research Department.
    SeriesQuestions of the day -- n.2
    ContributionsLabour Research Department.
    The Physical Object
    Pagination72p.
    Number of Pages72
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL14474447M

    First Page: THE STORY OF A PIECE OF COAL. WHAT IT IS, WHENCE IT COMES, AND WHITHER IT GOES. BY EDWARD A. MARTIN, F.G.S. PREFACE. The knowledge of the marvels which a piece of coal possesses within itself, and which in obedience to processes of man's invention it is always willing to exhibit to an observant enquirer, is not so widespread, perhaps, as it should be, and the aim of this.   Germany started to produce coal in the mids, and continued to rely on the fuel right through to the s – the output of its many mines reached a peak in


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