Cradle to Grave: Life, Work, and Death at the Lake Superior Copper Mines

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Concentrating on technology, economics, labor, and social history, Cradle to Grave documents the full life cycle of one of America's great mineral ranges from the 1840s to the 1960s. Lankton examines the workers' world underground, but is equally concerned with the mining communities on the surface. For the first fifty years of development, these mining communities remained remarkably harmonious, even while new, large companies obliterated traditional forms of organization and work within the industry. By 1890, however, ...

Cradle to Grave: Life, Work, and Death at the Lake Superior Copper Mines 1993, Oxford University Press, USA

ISBN-13: 9780195083576

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Cradle to Grave: Life, Work, and Death at the Lake Superior Copper Mines 1991, Oxford University Press, USA, New York, NY

ISBN-13: 9780195062632

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