Rottenburg, Dan. In the Kingdom of Coal: An American Family and the Rock That Changed the World. Oxford, England: Routledge, 2003.

This book tells the history of coal from the perspectives of two famous barons and a family of mine workers. A former reporter for the Wall Street Journal, Rottenburg deftly describes the technological and economical advances which made the rise of coal possible.

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Edible Coal Mining

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