BROWN, Roger David
Title: Blood on the Coal: The Story of the Springhill Mining Disasters. rev.ed.
Publisher:  Lancelot, Hantsport, 1990, ISBN:0889994315
Seller ID: 15266
BROWN, Roger David. Blood on the Coal: The Story of the Springhill Mining Disasters. Hantsport : Lancelot Press, (1990). Revised Edition. Pp. (3),4-91,(1). Illustrated. 8vo, black trade paperback. "In Springhill, a town that has refused to die, over 400 people have perished mining for coal. This is the stirring account of the two explosions, a 'bump' and two major fires. Pieced together from interviews with survivors, diaries and newspaper files,we learn of the deaths of children, men and horses in firewswept tunnels c hoked with poisonous gas and of coal cars falling out of control half a mile beneath the surface of the earth." - from the rear cover. Vg. 7.00