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The Ruhr coal-mining district



The Ruhr coal-mining district



Geographical Review 36(2): 194-221



Discusses the extent, character, and history of the Ruhr coal mining district, Germany. The coal-bearing section is 9000 feet thick, with 130 distinct seams of which almost half are of commercial thickness.

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DOI: 10.2307/210876


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