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Journal of Transatlantic Studies

, Volume 4, Issue 2, pp 163–186 | Cite as

Tumbler Ridge, British Columbia: The Mining Town that Refused to Die

  • Tony Jackson
  • Barbara Illsley
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Authors and Affiliations

  • Tony Jackson
    • 1
  • Barbara Illsley
    • 1
  1. 1.University of DundeeUK

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