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Hard Coal Hard Times

Ethnicity and Labor in the Anthracite Region

by David Salay

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Published by Anthracite Museum Pr .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Business/Economics,
  • Scranton Region (Pa.),
  • Social life and customs

  • The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages193
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8339646M
    ISBN 100917445007
    ISBN 109780917445002

      “It was pretty obvious to me, as I was growing up, that my dad wanted to school me in hard work,” said Scatena, 72, who lives and works as a senior structural engineer in Arizona. His book, “Anthracite Grade School on Irish Hill,” explains how, in , when he was 9 years old, his father took him to a mine he owned. Books shelved as hard: The Martian by Andy Weir, Morning Star by Pierce Brown, Green Mars by Kim Stanley Robinson, The Da Vinci Code by Dan Brown, and A.

    Hard Times is no exception to this rule. Dickens attacks the Utilitarian education, the arrogance of the middle and upper class, and the industrial revolution. He praises the working class on their morals and their ability to earn an honest living. Hard Times Hard Times is the title of the book and a theme.   I think about how writing is not as hard as coal mining when interviewers and other askers want to know how hard it was for me to write my first book. I’m afraid to say that it was hard, so I usually don’t. If I do say it was hard, I pile on the evidence: in the beginning, I went from smoking casually to smoking more than a pack a day, waking up nicotine-starved and walking-pneumonia-sick.

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Industry executives said the plants which had participated in these auctions were relatively new and efficient but were stressed in. Get this from a library. Hard coal, hard times: ethnicity and labor in the anthracite region. [David L Salay; Scranton Anthracite Museum. Associates.; Pennsylvania Historical and Museum Commission.;].

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BOOK THE FIRST SOWING Chapter 1 The One Thing Needful ‘NOW, what I want is, Facts. Teach these boys and girls nothing but Facts. Facts alone are wanted in life.

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Hard Times is unusual in several ways. It is by far the shortest of Dickens' novels, barely a quarter of the length of those written immediately before and after it.

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