Fifty Questions and Answers on British Coal

National Coal Board. by National Coal Board.

Publisher: National Coal Board, Public Relations in London

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The Coal Question; An Inquiry Concerning the Progress of the Nation, and the Probable Exhaustion of Our Coal Mines is a book that economist William Stanley Jevons wrote in to explore the implications of Britain's reliance on coal.

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