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Coal mines

James (of England) Mather

Coal mines

their dangers and means of safety

by James (of England) Mather

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Published by Longman, Brown, and co. in London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Mine accidents.,
  • Mine ventilation.

  • Edition Notes

    StatementBy James Mather ...
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsTN311 .M42
    The Physical Object
    Pagination4 p. l., 102 p., 1 l. :
    Number of Pages102
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL6971333M
    LC Control Number06022664
    OCLC/WorldCa36403807

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