Southern Illinois Coal: A Portfolio (Shawnee Books)
by C. William Horrell
Publisher's Description
This is a fascinating account of the grueling life faced by the coal miners of Southern Illinois. S. William Horrell spent over twenty years documenting every aspect of the industry--the mines, the miners, and their lives. The tradition of mining is now disappearing, and these photographs are a compassionate testament of the hardworking individuals who spent their lives in the industry.
ISBN: 0809313413
Publisher: Southern Illinois University Press
Hardcover : 108 pages
Language: English
Dimensions: 11.5 x 11.2 x 0.6 inches
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