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A cautionary analysis of the consequences of radical strip mining, otherwise known as 'mountaintop removal,' links its practice to virtually every leading social issue today, from groundwater pollution to corporate ethics, in an account that warns readers about dangers being posed to America's natural resources and the communities that depend on them. Reprint. 30,000 first printing.
By Wendell Berry (foreword by), John J. Cox (photographer) and Erik Reece

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9781594482366 | Reprint edition (Riverhead Books, February 6, 2007), cover price $15.00 | About this edition: A cautionary analysis of the consequences of radical strip mining, otherwise known as 'mountaintop removal,' links its practice to virtually every leading social issue today, from groundwater pollution to corporate ethics, in an account that warns readers about dangers being posed to America's natural resources and the communities that depend on them.

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A cautionary analysis of the consequences of radical strip mining, otherwise known as 'mountaintop removal,' links its practice to virtually every leading social issue today, from groundwater pollution to corporate ethics, in an account that warns readers about dangers being posed to America's natural resources and the communities that depend on them. 30,000 first printing. First serial, Harper's.

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9781594489082 | Riverhead Books, February 2, 2006, cover price $24.95 | About this edition: A cautionary analysis of the consequences of radical strip mining, otherwise known as 'mountaintop removal,' links its practice to virtually every leading social issue today, from groundwater pollution to corporate ethics, in an account that warns readers about dangers being posed to America's natural resources and the communities that depend on them.

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Product Description: Surface coal mining has had a dramatic impact on the Appalachian economy and ecology since World War II, exacerbating the region's chronic unemployment and destroying much of its natural environment. Here, Chad Montrie examines the twentieth-century movement to outlaw surface mining in Appalachia, tracing popular opposition to the industry from its inception through the growth of a militant movement that engaged in acts of civil disobedience and industrial sabotage...read more (view table of contents, read Amazon.com's description)

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9780807827659 | Univ of North Carolina Pr, March 1, 2003, cover price $55.00 | About this edition: Surface coal mining has had a dramatic impact on the Appalachian economy and ecology since World War II, exacerbating the region's chronic unemployment and destroying much of its natural environment.

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9780807854358 | Univ of North Carolina Pr, March 1, 2003, cover price $35.00 | About this edition: Surface coal mining has had a dramatic impact on the Appalachian economy and ecology since World War II, exacerbating the region's chronic unemployment and destroying much of its natural environment.

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