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We Lived a Life and Then Some: The Life, Death, and Life of a Mining Town Charlie Angus

We Lived a Life and Then Some: The Life, Death, and Life of a Mining Town

Charlie Angus

Published December 4th 1996
ISBN : 9781896357065
Paperback
176 pages
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Based on in-depth oral interviews with local residents, and rich archival sources, We Lived A Life and Then Some relates the common persons struggle to overcome harsh working conditions and government neglect. The unique culture of the hardrockMoreBased on in-depth oral interviews with local residents, and rich archival sources, We Lived A Life and Then Some relates the common persons struggle to overcome harsh working conditions and government neglect. The unique culture of the hardrock mining town of Cobalt is exposed through the eyes of retired miners, young welfare mothers, and grade-school children. Angus and Griffin reveal why, in spite of great adversity, Cobalt remains a distinctive and cohesive working-class community.