Pit life in Co. Durham

rank and file movements and workers" control. by David Douglass

Publisher: History Workshop in Oxford

Written in English
Published: Pages: 92 Downloads: 47
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  • England,
  • Durham (County)


  • Coal miners -- England -- Durham (County),
  • Strikes and lockouts -- Coal mining -- England -- Durham (County)

Edition Notes

SeriesHistory Workshop. Pamphlets, no. 6
LC ClassificationsHD8039.M61 G735
The Physical Object
Pagination[9], iii, 92 p.
Number of Pages92
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL5458054M
ISBN 100900183063
LC Control Number73160417

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