The Mudcat Café TM
Thread #30585   Message #393567
Posted By: Greg F.
08-Feb-01 - 06:04 PM
Thread Name: coal mining songs
Subject: RE: coal mining songs
Right after you watch Matewan pick up a copy of Lon Savage's Thunder in the Mountains: The West Virginia Mine War 1920-21 1990, Univ. of Pittsburgh Press. Foreword for the new edition by John Sayles.

And I'll second the recommendation of Night Comes to the Cumberlands...

Good Luck!

Best, Greg