Coalseam: Poems from the Anthracite Region

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Brings together thirteen poets honoring the rich heritage of the anthracite coal region of Northeastern Pennsylvania. All have lived in the area for significant periods. They explore both obliquely and directly the book's central metaphor of mining. They touch on: the texture of family life and ethnic heritage, the confluence of cultures the daily brutality and danger of mining, as well as its scars on the environment and on souls. But there is also humor and lyricism, along with the regional myths that protect the dignity ...

Coalseam: Poems from the Anthracite Region 2005, University of Scranton Press

ISBN-13: 9780940866973

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Coalseam: Poems from the Anthracite Region 1996, University of Scranton Press

ISBN-13: 9780940866546

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Coalseam: Poems from the Anthracite Region 1993, University of Scranton Press

ISBN-13: 9780940866218

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Coalseam: Poems from the Anthracite Region 1993, University of Scranton Press

ISBN-13: 9780940866317

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