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All Nine Alive

The Dramatic Mine Rescue That Inspired and Cheered a Nation

by Pittsburgh Post-Gazette

  • 43 Want to read
  • 4 Currently reading

Published by Triumph Books .
Written in English

  • Pennysylvania,
  • United States - State & Local - General,
  • Mining,
  • History,
  • Politics / Current Events,
  • Somerset,
  • History: American,
  • Pennsylvania,
  • Disaster Relief & Rescue Operations,
  • Government - U.S. Government,
  • Coal mine accidents,
  • Mine rescue work

  • The Physical Object
    Number of Pages80
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8735104M
    ISBN 101572435372
    ISBN 109781572435377

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