Industrial revolution in America: Mining and petroleum, Volume 5

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Kevin Hillstrom, Laurie Collier Hillstrom
ABC-Clio, 2006 - Business & Economics - 305 pages
"The Industrial Revolution was the wellspring from which the modern United States emerged. But look closer at specific industries and you will see the nation confronting the inevitable side effects of modernization for the first time, among them ... labor unrest (mining and petroleum)... Explores the long bloody history of labor conflict in the mining industry (especially coal mining) and the ways it shaped labor-management relations in other industries for decades to come."--Website: http://www.abc-clio.com/products/overview.aspx?productid=110076&viewid=1.

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Innovations and Inventions
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Major Entrepreneurs and Companies
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Lives of the Workforce
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