Quarto; VG/no-DJ paperback; Black spine with white text; Covers have minimal wear along edges, sticker on rear but otherwise clean and intact; Text block shows slight shelf wear due to handling, but pages are clean and binding is tight; pp 73. Rockville.
Very Good. This book details the cycle of coal transportation, originating at the mine and ending at the market. It tells how the railroads of the Appalachian region developed and served this important trade. Pictorial paperback. Illustrated in black & white. vi, 74pp. No writing in the book. Full refund if not satisfied.
New. 1883089085. This specific softcover book is in new condition with a cover that has sharp edges and corners and has a tight binding. The pages are clean, crisp, unmarked and uncreased. We package all books in custom cardboard book boxes for shipment and ship daily with tracking numbers.; "The book covers it's subject in three sections: MINING-Pages 9 thru 46-It takes you step by step thru the mining process, plus covers coke production. Also, a view of mining towns. TRANSPORTATION-Pages 48 thru 64-Covers the hauling of coal, from mine runs to mainline trains. Also includes information on yards and railroad cars. THE MARKET-Pages 66 thru 73-Discusses coal markets, including dealers, domestic and industrial uses. There are many black and white photos, all described in detail. In addition, there are drawings for various mine buildings and mine yard tracks. Overall, a very good introduction to the coal and coke industries."; 11.03 X 8.52 X 0.32 inches; 74 pages.
New. 8 1/2 x 11. Fourth printing 1999. a new paperback book with minimal shelfwear. Extensively illustrated with photographs and drawings, details the cycle of coal production and transportation, forucing on the various railraods used in the process..
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