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Escape from Sonora

By: "Bryant, Will"

Price: $7.50

Publisher: "Greenwich, CT", 1974

Edition: (1st Paperback)

Seller ID: 77P023

Condition: VERY GOOD

"Tight, faint page yellowing, bright covers, clean, but spine is age soiled, tilted. Price written on cover. ""they rode the freights into an Arizona desert town…an accidental killing…flight brought them to a remote Sierra Madre mining village…""" View more info

King Coal: A Pictorial Heritage of West Virginia Coal Mining

By: "Cohen, Stan"

Price: $13.95

Publisher: "Charlesotn, WV", 1985

Edition: (3rd printing)

Seller ID: 10Y004

ISBN: 0933126530

Condition: VERY GOOD+

As new except for bumped corners. From the geology through the history and politics of West Virginia's coal mining areas clearly defining the importance of the industry. 146 pages of vintage photos with identifying information. View more info

"Kettridge's Technical Dictionary (Vol. II, English - French)"

By: "Kettridge, J.O."

Price: $22.95

Publisher: "London, England", 1967

Seller ID: 1DH002

Condition: VERY GOOD+/ No dj

"Tight bright, clean & square. 2 small stains (coffee?) on exterior page edges, slight softening of spine ends, owner's name and bookstore sticker on first free page. Black cloth with red and gilt lettering, no dust jacket. ""Civil, Mechanical, Electrical, and Mining Industries including Geology, Physical Geography, Petrology, Mineralogy, Crystallography, Metallurgy, Chemistry, Physics, Geometry, Abbreviations and Symbols, Weights and Measures, Compound Conversion Factors, etc...."" Volume II only, pages 545 to 1156. English to French." View more info

Dunbar Mining the Surfaces

By: "Lucie-Smith, Edward"

Price: $9.95

Publisher: "New Orleans, LA", New Orleans Museum of Art: 1977

Seller ID: 84Y010

ISBN: 0894940619

Condition: GOOD+

"Tight, bright, clean & square. Damp stain in upper back corner on back cover and 6 pages (only affects white space except for corner of 4 prints. 48 pages, 32 full page color prints. ""Dunbar's paintings...are drawn and incised under and over layers of light-reflecting metal leaf.""" View more info

"Global Risk Assessments: Issues, Concepts, & Applications (Book 4) [In Business Environment Risk Assessment; Country, Investment and Trade Risk Analysis; Political Risk Assessment & Management] "

By: "Rogers, Jerry (ed.)"

Price: $19.95

Publisher: "Riverside, cA", 1997

Seller ID: 7-3T003

ISBN: 0914325035

Condition: GOOD+

"Tight, bright, clean (except for light soil to exterior page edges and ""review copy"" stamp) but with slight tilt to spine and curled right cover edge. "" 12 essays on: Radical changes in the 90s, Political Risk, Sovereign Credit; Global Mining; 1994 Mexican devaluation. 299 pages" View more info

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"Stories of the Old West: Tales of the Mining Camp, Cavalry Troop, and Cattle Ranch"

By: "Seelye, John"

Price: $6.00

Publisher: University of Oklahoma Press:

Seller ID: 9780806132839

ISBN: 0806132833

Condition: very good

This collection of stories portrays an Old West that is both fact and fiction. The fifty narratives are written by some of America's finest writers, including Bret Harte, Mark Twain, Jack London, Mary Austin, Ambrose Bierce, Owen Wister, Frederic Remington, Stephen Crane, Frank Norris, O. Henry, and Stewart Edward White.The reader will delight in comic tales about California charlatans, prostitutes with hearts of gold, tough, taciturn, and honorable cowboys, and heroic cavalrymen. There are razor-sharp stories of settlers struggling to survive in an unforgiving and unknown land and accou... View more info

Bergbau und Bergleute

By: "Weller, Walter "

Price: $18.95

Publisher: "Aalen, Germany", Wir-Verlag: 1987

Seller ID: 8-7Y004

ISBN: 3924492212

Condition: NEAR FINE

"As new, except for a gift inscription on the front endpaper commemorating a visit to Wasseralfingen, Germany in 1989 signed by many friends. 95 pages with black and white photographs. Mining and Miners contains contributions from well-known personalities around the mining industry, former miners speak of their lives and work both above and below ground. ""enthält beiträge namhafter persönlichkeiten rund um den bergbau. Außerdem kommen ehemalige bergleute zu wort, die aus ihrem Leben und Arbeiten sowohl uber als auch unter Tage erzahlen."" 9.75x8.75x.5"... View more info

Historic Preservation (Vol. 33 #3): 1981May/June

By: National Trust for Historic Preservation

Price: $6.95

Publisher: "Washington, DC", 1981

Seller ID: 61A030

Condition: NEAR FINE

"As new but has address label on back cover and tiny chip on bottom of spine. ""Mining the West; North Carolina's Unique Fund/Olmstead Parks/ Amazing Eastfield(NY)/Fabrics/An Urban Dialogue" View more info