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The Resource Coal : a human history, Barbara Freese

Coal : a human history, Barbara Freese

Label
Coal : a human history
Title
Coal
Title remainder
a human history
Statement of responsibility
Barbara Freese
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
The fascinating, often surprising story of how a simple black rock altered the course of history. Prized as "the best stone in Britain" by Roman invaders who carved jewelry out of it, coal has transformed societies, powered navies, fueled economies, and expanded frontiers
Award
  • New York Times Notable Book, 2003
  • YALSA Best Books for Young Adults, 2004
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158607
Cataloging source
UKM
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Freese, Barbara
Dewey number
553.24
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
Interest level
UG
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Reading level
10.5
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True
Study program name
Accelerated Reader AR
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  • Coal
  • Coal
Target audience
adult
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a human history
Label
Coal : a human history, Barbara Freese
Instantiates
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
440931
Dimensions
20 cm
Extent
308 pages
Isbn
9780738204000
Isbn Type
(hc.)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9780738204000
  • (Sirsi) ADI-0650
Label
Coal : a human history, Barbara Freese
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
440931
Dimensions
20 cm
Extent
308 pages
Isbn
9780738204000
Isbn Type
(hc.)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9780738204000
  • (Sirsi) ADI-0650

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