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Miners of Windber: The Struggles of New Immigrants for Unionization, 1890s-1930s
Miners of Windber: The Struggles of New Immigrants for Unionization, 1890s-1930s
by Mildred Allen Beik
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In 1897 the Berwind-White Coal Mining Company founded Windber as a company town for its miners in the bituminous coal country of Pennsylvania. The Miners of Windber chronicles the coming of unionization to Windber, from the 1890s, when thousands of new... (read more)

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Chemistry of Gold Extraction
Chemistry of Gold Extraction
by John O. Marsden
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The Chemistry of Gold Extraction is an extensively revised and comprehensively updated edition of the well-known reference first published in 1992. It provides the broad base of knowledge that is now required by all those working in the gold extraction... (read more)

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Mine Water, Hydrology, Pollution, Remediation
Mine Water, Hydrology, Pollution, Remediation
by Paul L. Younger
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Nowhere is the conflict between economic progress and environmental quality more apparent than in the mineral extraction industries. The latter half of the 20th century saw major advances in the reclamation technologies. However, mine water pollution... (read more)

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Impact of Natural Hazards on Oil and Gas Extraction: The South Caspian Basin
Impact of Natural Hazards on Oil and Gas Extraction: The South Caspian Basin
by I. Lerche
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There exists a broad range of natural hazards, including seismicity, faulting, fracturing, mud volcano eruptions, mud island motion, overpressure and lateral stress. These natural hazards, along with others, affect the exploration and production of... (read more)

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Mine Maitenance Management Reader
Mine Maitenance Management Reader
by Paul D. Tomlingson
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The Mine Maintenance Management Reader is an indispensable handbook for maintenance managers and supervisors, and mine and plant managers in heavy industry. Virtually every aspect of this essential function is addressed, from organizing maintenance... (read more)

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Political Risk in International Oil & Gas Industry
Political Risk in International Oil & Gas Industry
by Howard L. Lax
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Calvin Goldscheider is Professor of Sociology and the Ungerleider Professor of Judaic Studies at Brown University, Providence, Rhode Island. He is a Faculty Associate of the Population Studies and Training Center and formerly Chair of the Department of... (read more)

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U. S. Coal Development: Promises, Uncertainties
U. S. Coal Development: Promises, Uncertainties
by The Comptroller General Of The Us
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Coal represents 90 percent of the Nation's fossil fuel reserves. Yet, it currently supplies only 18 percent of energy needs.This report summarizes available knowledge on U. S. coal development and seeks to identify under these chapter headings policy... (read more)

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Ceramic Transactions #126: Advances in Sintering Science and Technology II: Ceramic Transactions
Ceramic Transactions #126: Advances in Sintering Science and Technology II: Ceramic Transactions
by Rajendra Bordia Suk-joong L. Kang, Eugene Olevsky And Didier Bouvard.
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This publication provides an excellent one-stop resource for understanding the most important current issues in the research and advances in sintering science and technology.... (read more)

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Borehole Flow Modeling in Horizontal, Deviated, and Vertical Wells
Borehole Flow Modeling in Horizontal, Deviated, and Vertical Wells
by Wilson C. Chin
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Petroleum engineers, drilling and production professionals, and advanced petroleum engineering students will welcome this important new book on annular flows in oil and gas well drilling operations. It is the only book on the subject presently available... (read more)

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Lode and Placer Gold Deposits of New Mexico
Lode and Placer Gold Deposits of New Mexico
by Maureen G. Johnson
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Lode and Placer Gold Deposits of New Mexico is actually a compilation of three rare and long out of print publications. USGS Bulletin 1348 Placer Gold Deposits of New Mexico by Maureen G. Johnson published in 1968; US Bureau of Mines Information Circular... (read more)

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Well Logging for Earth Scientists
Well Logging for Earth Scientists
by Darwin V. Ellis
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Well logging lies at the intersection of applied geophysics, petroleum and geotechnical engineering. It has its roots in the tentative electrical measurements in well bores which were made by the Schlumberger brothers some 80 years ago in the earliest... (read more)

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Mining Equipment Reliability, Maintainability, and Safety
Mining Equipment Reliability, Maintainability, and Safety
by Balbir S. Dhillon
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From its origins in the malachite mines of ancient Egypt, mining has grown to become a global industry which employs many hundreds of thousands of people. Today, the mining industry makes use of various types of complex and sophisticated equipment, for... (read more)

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De Re Metallica
De Re Metallica
by Georgius Agricola
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Originally published in 1556, Agricola's De ReM etallica was the first book on mining to be based on field research and observation — what today would be called the "scientific approach." It was therefore the first book to offer detailed... (read more)

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Guidelines for Open Pit Slope Design
Guidelines for Open Pit Slope Design
by John Read
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Guidelines for Open Pit Slope Design is a comprehensive account of the open pit slope design process. Created as an outcome of the Large Open Pit (LOP) project, an international research and technology transfer project on the stability of rock slopes in... (read more)

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Properties of Reservoir Rocks: Core Analysis
Properties of Reservoir Rocks: Core Analysis
by Robert P. Monicard
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This book describes porous media and how their physical, petrophysical, mechanical, electric and superficial properties are determined. The different measuring methods and the corresponding equipment are described. Core analysis (conventional or special)... (read more)

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Hydrofracking (What Everyone Needs to Know)
Hydrofracking (What Everyone Needs to Know)
by Alex Prud'homme
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Constantly in the news and the subject of much public debate, fracking, as it is known for short, is one of the most promising yet controversial methods of extracting natural gas and oil. Today, 90 percent of natural gas wells use fracking. Though highly... (read more)

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Aggregate Resources Global Perspective (98 Edition)
Aggregate Resources Global Perspective (98 Edition)
by Bobrowsky
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Aggregate Resources provides a comprehensive collection of 27 diverse scientific papers on aggregate topics, such as geology of deposits, geophysical exploration techniques, deposit prediction and modeling, land-use case studies, production values and... (read more)

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Geology and Ore Deposits of the Creede District, Colorado
Geology and Ore Deposits of the Creede District, Colorado
by William H. Emmons
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Geology and Ore Deposits of the Creede District, Colorado Bulletin 718 was originally printed in 1923 by the United States Geological Survey. This rare geological work on the famous Silver District in Colorado is now available again by Miningbooks.com.... (read more)

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Deepwater Petroleum Exploration & Production: A Nontechnical Guide, 2nd Ed.
Deepwater Petroleum Exploration & Production: A Nontechnical Guide, 2nd Ed.
by William L. Leffler
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The new second edition of this authoritative book has retained all the virtues of the best-selling original, explaining the unique challenges of oil and gas exploration and production in the world's deepwater provinces. New chapters on geology and... (read more)

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Rock Mechanics in Salt Mining
Rock Mechanics in Salt Mining
by M. L. Jeremic
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A study on rock mechanics in salt mining, this work includes coverage of the exploration and opening of salt mining, deformation and failure of the salt, strata mechanics and control for different mining systems, and stability analyses of the mine... (read more)

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