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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 preserving the union out. careworn and intimidated via strikebreakers, coal miners paintings in detrimental underground stipulations whereas their households undergo monetary exploitation in cities owned through coal businesses. Naive outsider Sarah Jennings accepts a task instructing college 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 he or she steadily 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 popularity. This meticulously researched novel, depicting existence in early coal camps, humanizes a crossroads in exertions heritage and portrays an array of person responses to adversity.

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