Blue book of Kentucky coal, 1985

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Published by s.n. in [Kentucky .

Written in English

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Places:

  • Kentucky,
  • Kentucky.

Subjects:

  • Coal trade -- Kentucky -- Directories.,
  • Coal -- Transportation -- Kentucky -- Directories.,
  • Coal trade -- Kentucky -- Statistics.,
  • Coal mines and mining -- Kentucky.

Edition Notes

Book details

Other titlesKentucky coal.
Statementprepared by the Kentucky Energy Cabinet ; in cooperation with the Appalachian Regional Commission.
ContributionsKentucky Energy Cabinet., Appalachian Regional Commission.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsHD9547.K4 B48 1985
The Physical Object
Paginationxi, 175, 79, [118] p. :
Number of Pages175
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL2347263M
LC Control Number86621979

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