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Tragedy at Pike River Mine

How and Why 29 Men Died

Tragedy at Pike River Mine( )
Author: Macfie, Rebecca
Publication Date:Jul 2014
Publisher:Awa Press
Book Format:Paperback
List Price:USD $26.99
Book Description:

Winner: New Zealand Post Book Award, Best First Book, Non-fiction On a sunny afternoon in November 2010, a massive explosion rocked the underground Pike River coal mine, deep in a mountain range in New Zealand's South Island. More than an hour and a half later, two ashen men stumbled from the mine's entrance to report that 29 men remained trapped inside. Samples revealed extremely high levels of carbon monoxide in the mine and the presence of fire....
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Detailed Subjects: History / Australia & New Zealand
Technology & Engineering / Industrial Health & Safety
Physical Dimensions (W X L X H):5.75 x 8.5 x 1 Inches
Book Weight:1.21 Pounds

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