Upcoming Classes
Apr. 25, 6:00 p.m. to 7:30 p.m.
Dunbar Branch Library
Apr. 25, 5:30 - 7:30 PM
Riverside Public Library
Apr. 26, 1:00 - 3:00 PM
Cross Lanes Branch Library
May. 2, 6:00 PM
Elk Valley Express Library
May. 8, 6:00 PM
Riverside Public Library
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Homework Help
Novels set in WV's mining towns
Denise Giardiana's Storming Heaven
Volume one of her classic novel set in the WV mines.
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Denise Giardina's Unquiet Earth
The conclusion of her saga about a mining town.
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Mining fiction
Novels set in West Virginia's mines
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Nonfiction on mining
Nonfiction books on mining
Histories, government documents and print materials on mining
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Film with materials on WV mine history
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Resources on the internet
West Virginia Mine War Museum
Located in Matewan, the Museum offers online access to some of their collection.
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Mine Wars - WV Encyclopedia
An overview of the Mine Wars with links to specific events.
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The Mine Wars - PBS
The American Experience documentary's site.
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Images of the Mine Wars
Images from WVU's online collection of historic images
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