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By Catherine Cometti Samargo

ISBN-10: 0985232609

ISBN-13: 9780985232603

one other aspect of the road follows a tender woman’s seven-year development from neophyte instructor to gutsy union activist. It’s 1914, and the coal in southern West Virginia is a firmly entrenched hegemony, having succeeded in holding the union out. confused and intimidated via strikebreakers, coal miners paintings in detrimental underground stipulations whereas their households endure fiscal exploitation in cities owned by way of coal businesses. Naive outsider Sarah Jennings accepts a task educating institution in a single of these cities and inadvertently stumbles upon a contentious fight seething underneath the outside of the community’s outward calm. brutal murders open her green eyes to either side of a well-defined line, and she or he progressively musters the nerve to affix with the miners’ reason. Her position in undercover actions finally forces her right into a harmful yet pivotal place in a struggle for union acceptance. This meticulously researched novel, depicting lifestyles in early coal camps, humanizes a crossroads in hard work heritage and portrays an array of person responses to adversity.

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Another Side of the Line by Catherine Cometti Samargo

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