Books selection #2 : 2020/2021


Allison Margaret Bigelow, Racial Thinking, Indigenous Knowledge, and Colonial Metallurgy in the Early Modern Iberian World, UNC Press, April 2020, 376 p.

Lucía Fandos Rodríguez, Hombres y mujeres de hierro. Las minas de hierro del grupo Llumeres en Gozón (1859-1967), Oviedo, Servicio de Publicaciones de la Universidad de Oviedo, 2020


Huw Beynon, Ray Hudson,  The Shadow of the Mine Coal and the End of Industrial Britain, London and New York, Verso, 2021

Anne Boran, Challenge to Power: Nixie Boran (1904-1971), Freedom and the Castlecomer Coal Miners, Geography Publication, december 202

Dana M. Caldemeyer, Union Renegades. Miners, Capitalism, and Organizing in the Gilded Age, University of Illinois Press, January 2021, 250 p.

Roman Grynberg, Fwasa K. Singogo, African Gold: Production, Trade and Economic Development, Springer, 2021.

Miles Larmer, Enid Guene, Benoît Henriet, Iva Peša & Rachel Taylor,  Across de copperbelt: Urban & Social Change in Central Africa’s Borderland Communities, James Currey Ed., 2021

Miles Larmer, Living for the City: Social Change and Knowledge Production in the Central African Copperbelt, Cambridge University Press, 2021. Open Access in perpetuity: downloaded here

Duncan Money, White Mineworkers on Zambia’s Copperbelt: In a Class of Their Own, Brill, 2021

John Sandlos, Arn Keeling, Mining Country. A history of Canada’s mines and miners, Lorimer, 2021


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  1. Anne Boran says:

    Thank you for selecting my book Challenge to Power!

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