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Coal, iron and war

Edwin C. Eckel

Coal, iron and war

a study in industrialism past and future.

by Edwin C. Eckel

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Published by Harrap in London .
Written in English


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The European Coal and Steel Community (ECSC) was an organisation of six European countries created after World War II to regulate their industrial production under a centralised authority. It was formally established in by the Treaty of Paris, signed by Belgium, France, Italy, Luxembourg, the Netherlands, and West ECSC was the first international Historical era: Cold War. Carnegie-Illinois Steel Corporation, Columbia Steel Company & Tennessee Coal, Iron & Railroad Company, United States Steel Company Pocket Companion-Information and Tables for Engineers and Designers and Other Data Pertaining to Structural Steel.

The Colorado Coalfield War was a major labor uprising in the southern and central Colorado Front Range between September and April Striking began in late summer , organized by the United Mine Workers of America against the Rockefeller-owned Colorado Fuel and Iron (CF&I) after years of poor working conditions. The strike was marred by targeted and Location: Colorado, United States. Killing for Coal offers a bold and original perspective on the Ludlow Massacre and the “Great Coalfield War.” In a sweeping story of transformation that begins in the coal beds and culminates with the deadliest strike in American history, Thomas Andrews illuminates the causes and consequences of the militancy that erupted in colliers 4/5(4).

The seams of coal and iron ore of the Hocking valley region were noted by the first white men who visited this country. A map of the Western country now in the possession of Judge P. H. Ewing, of Lancaster, Fairfield county, published in the year , notes a number of sections of coal and iron-ore beds. The Coal and Iron Police was a private police force in the US state of Pennsylvania that existed between and It was established by the Pennsylvania General Assembly but employed and paid by the various coal companies. The origins of the Coal and Iron Police begin in Law enforcement in Pennsylvania at that time (and until ) existed only on the county level .


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Coal, iron and war by Edwin C. Eckel Download PDF EPUB FB2

The Civil War brought an immense Coal in the coal and iron industry in Alabama's mineral region, not least in Selma, where General Gorgas, head of Confederate logistics, located the Confederate Naval by: Coal, Iron and War | This is a reproduction of a book published before This book may have occasional imperfections such as missing or blurred pages, poor pictures, errant marks, etc.

that were either part of the original artifact, or were introduced by the scanning process. One of the great strengths of Andrews's account is his integration of environmental history into his narrative at all levels, and not just as an afterthought.

The book is as much a history of coal, coal mining, and the reshaping of Colorado's environment as it is a history of the Great Coalfield War Cited by: Coal Wars looks at the people in the coal industry in the Unites States and Asia with a focus on the dangers coal poses to the people in the nations that mine it as well as the planet as a whole.4/4(31).

The book covers the developments of coal in the world wars, and it tells us of the beginnings of the use of petroleum products. It covers the problems caused by sulfur dioxide and the industry's efforts to Coal regulations. But it reminds us that, even today, coal is responsible for the production of half of our nation's electricity/5(86).

The Coal War is a novel by Upton Sinclair. It is a sequel to King Coal and documents the continuing exploits of that novel's protagonist, Hal Warner. When Sinclair submitted the novel for publication init was rejected as being insufficiently interesting from a novelistic standpoint/5.

Killing for Coal offers a bold and original perspective on the Coal Massacre and the “Great Coalfield War.” In a sweeping story of transformation that begins in the coal beds and culminates with the deadliest strike in American history, Thomas Andrews illuminates the causes and consequences of the militancy that erupted in colliers.

Coal production in the state, both the anthracite coal in the east and bituminous coal in the west, rose from 12 million to 20 million tons during the war. Pennsylvania produced 80 percent of the iron used by the Union. Philadelphia boasted C. Sharps and Company, which developed the breech-loading rifle in the s.

Guns, Germs, and Steel: The Fates of Human Societies (previously titled Guns, Germs and Steel: A Short History of Everybody for the L Years) is a transdisciplinary non-fiction book by JaredGuns, Germs, and Steel won the Pulitzer Prize for general nonfiction and the Aventis Prize for Best Science Book.A documentary based on the book, Author: Jared Diamond.

The gunfight in downtown Matewan onhad all the elements of a high-noon showdown: on one side, the heroes, a pro-union sheriff and mayor; on the other, the dastardly henchmen of the Author: Lorraine Boissoneault. Audio Books & Poetry Community Audio Computers, Technology and Science Music, Full text of "Coal, iron and war: sa study in industrialism past and future" See other formats.

The story of coal and iron in Alabama Books for college libraries The Story of Coal and Iron in Alabama, Ethel Marie Armes: Author: Ethel Armes: Publisher: Pub.

under auspices of the Chamber of Commerce, Original from: the New York Public Library: Digitized: Length: pages: Subjects.

Coal and Empire insightfully weaves together pivotal moments in the history of science and technology by linking coal and steam to the realms of foreign relations, navy logistics, and American politics.

Long before oil, coal allowed Americans to rethink the place of the United States in the : Peter A. Shulman. Genre/Form: History: Additional Physical Format: Online version: Eckel, Edwin C.

(Edwin Clarence), Coal, iron and war. New York, H. Holt,   This book looks at the short conflict which took place in southwest West Virginia when violence escalated, first when private detectives in the pay of the coal companies got into a gunfight with locals in Matewan when the detectives came out to evict the families of miners trying to unionize.

and then exploding when the local pro-labor constable, Sid Hatfield, was shot /5. However, his book The Eddie Chapman Story was eventually published in Chapman ghost-wrote the autobiography of Eric Pleasants, a British citizen who joined the Germans and served in the British Free Corps of the Waffen-SS during the war.

Chapman claimed to have met Pleasants while he was imprisoned in : Iron Cross. The book covers the developments of coal in the world wars, and it tells us of the beginnings of the use of petroleum products.

It covers the problems caused by sulfur dioxide and the industry's efforts to reject regulations. But it reminds us that, even today, coal is responsible for the production of half of our nation's electricity/5(63).

The miners' strike: Coal not Dole The conventional story of the miners strike, which began 30 years ago, is now being challenged. David. The Tuskaloosa Coal, Iron and Land Company was formed to develop the valuable land in Tuskaloosa On the 7th day of January,a party of some twenty-five citizens of Tuskaloosa, (Tuscaloosa) all of whom were owners of lands lying in and around the city of Tuskaloosa, met at the Washington Hotel and decided to organize a company, with the main object of.

In his book, Killing for Coal: Americas Deadliest Labor War, Thomas C. Andrews explores the causes that led to the Ludlow Massacre and the following Ten Days War that enveloped the southern Colorado mining fields/5.

Anthracite Coal and Pig Iron. The industrialization of the Northern states was fueled, literally, by rich supplies of key raw materials.

In the s substantial anthracite coal fields opened in eastern Pennsylvania, and as canals and eventually railroads reached into the region, substantial supplies became available to the nation ’ s burgeoning mills, forges, factories, and railways.Pittsburgh has played an important part in U.S.

history from the early days of the French and Indian War (), to the Revolutionary War (), to the infamous Whiskey Rebellion () and the American Civil War (s) with its secretive Underground Railroad stops. The Civil War boosted the city's economy with increased iron and armament demand.The product (coal on the barge) and the process (hammering molten metals from a furnace powered by coal) yield the glorification of modern life in mid 19th century England.

The technical achievements are illustrated as well: the steam engine, the iron bridge, the guns and machinery of war (anchor and marine air pump - lower right).