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British Coal Enterprise

Glyn Owen

British Coal Enterprise

a first assessment : a report

by Glyn Owen

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Published by Coalfield Communities Campaign in [s.l.] .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Statementprepared for the Coalfield Communities Campaign by Glyn Owen.
SeriesSpecial reports / Coalfield Communities Campaign -- no. 3
ContributionsCoalfield Communities Campaign.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL18198515M


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Country. United Kingdom. Year. Production: Production Company. British Coal Television Unit. It examines the role that private and public enterprise have played in the construction and operation of the railways, electricity, gas and water supply, tramways, coal, oil and natural gas industries, telegraph, telephone, computer networks and other modern by: By the late s, America led the world in coal production.

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