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face of decline

the Pennsylvania anthracite region in the twentieth century

by Thomas Dublin

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Published by Cornell University Press in Ithaca, N.Y .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Pennsylvania
    • Subjects:
    • Anthracite coal industry -- Pennsylvania -- History -- 20th century,
    • Coal miners -- Pennsylvania -- History -- 20th century,
    • Pennsylvania -- Economic conditions -- 20th century

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references and index.

      StatementThomas Dublin and Walter Licht.
      ContributionsLicht, Walter, 1946-
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsHD9547.P4 D83 2005
      The Physical Object
      Paginationp. cm.
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL3401295M
      ISBN 100801434696
      ISBN 109780801434693
      LC Control Number2005015831

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"Thomas Dublin and Walter Licht's The Face of Decline is essential reading for anyone concerned with the economic development or redevelopment of a community, region, or state. It is also a definitive history of the anthracite region of northeastern Pennsylvania that by was supplying 16 percent of the nation's by:   "The Face of Decline is a terrific book.

Thomas Dublin and Walter Licht brilliantly portray in vivid detail not only the many human dimensions of the downfall of the hard coal industry but also the mining families' considerable resilience in meeting adversity."—Alan Derickson, Pennsylvania State University, author of Black Lung: Anatomy of a Author: Thomas Dublin.

The anthracite coal region of Pennsylvania once prospered. Today, very little mining or industry remains, although residents have made valiant efforts to restore the fabric of their communities. In The Face of Decline, the noted historians Thomas Dublin and Walter Licht offer a sweeping history of this area over the course of the twentieth century/5.

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