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More deadly than war!--Pacific Coast logging, 1827-1981

Andrew Mason Prouty

More deadly than war!--Pacific Coast logging, 1827-1981

by Andrew Mason Prouty

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Published .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Logging -- Northwest, Pacific -- Accidents.,
  • Loggers -- Northwest, Pacific.

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby Andrew Mason Prouty.
    The Physical Object
    Paginationx, 503 leaves, [2] leaves of plates :
    Number of Pages503
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL17904756M

    Prouty, Andrew Mason. More Deadly Than War! Pacific Coast Logging, New York: Garland Publishing, This history of Pacific Coast logging focuses on the evolution of various logging technologies, logging professions, and the occupational hazards associated with lumbering. Pyle, Robert. Wintergreen: Rambles in a Ravaged Land.   Because of the influx of mill and logging jobs, particularly after , Hoquiam's population grew more than five-fold, from 1, in to 10, in One of the clearest signs of the city’s development was the growth of enrollment in Hoquiam public schools. In Hoquiam registered students, more than the previous year.

    More Deadly Than War! Pacific Coast Logging, by Andrew Mason Prouty in the Journal of Economic History 46 (December ): The Kingdom of Coal: Work, Enterprise, and Ethnic Communities in the Mine Fields by Donald L. Miller and Richard E. Sharpless. More deadly than war: Pacific Coast logging, The Gypsy moth kit. Boycott in Butte: organized labor and the Chinese community, more than just a public opinion poll. Police reform in Montana, Dunae, P. Gentlemen emigrants: from the British public schools to the Canadian frontier. book reviewer and.

    According to the book "More Deadly than War! Pacific Coast Logging, - " written by Andrew Mason Prouty and published by the University of Washington, logging was indeed a dangerous job - and perhaps THE most dangerous job in modern history. Image courtesy Washington State Historical Society, , Virna Haffer photographer, n.d. From bulls to balloons, from horses to helicopters, Working in the Woods chronicles the myriad changes which have swept through west coast logging since Captain Vancouver came ashore to cut spars in the eighteenth century. By far the most authoritative book ever written on the history of British Columbia's logging industry, Working in the Woods combines meticulous research and colourful oral Cited by: 7.


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] Shay Engines. Even more impressive was the blasé approach to the frequent sawmill accidents. When researching his book, More Deadly Than War: Pacific Coast Logging –Andrew Mason Prouty came across the following excerpt from The West Coast Lumberman: “Ballard will soon have to open a graveyard for fingers.A total of 13 were sawn off at the shingle mills recently.

Andrew Mason Prouty's study, More Deadly than War. Pacific Coast Logging,documented the incredibly dangerous nature of the work. Prouty found that during the early 20th century, 1 in loggers in Washington died every year.

Book Reviews More Deadly Than War!?Pacific Coast Logging,by Andrew Mason Prouty. Garland Publishing Company, New York, Illustrations. Statistical tables. Bibliography. Appendices. Index, xxvii + pp.

$30 (hard cover). The author takes up a topic neglected by historians of logging. Book may have more than a few dog-eared or folded down page corners. Minor discoloration or warping may be present. Possible Ex-Library book containing library stamps, stickers and/or card holder either removed or in tact.

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Follow Andrew Mason Prouty and explore their bibliography from 's Andrew Mason Prouty Author Page. More Deadly Than War: Pacific Coast Logging By Andrew Mason Prouty. I worked "On the Rigging" fromconcluding my career as a Hook Tender on a Madill We all knew that logging was dangerous but I did not have any statistics to support that claim.

This book provides that information.Prouty, Andrew. More Deadly Than War!: Pacific Coast Logging - New York: Garland Publishing Inc, Prouty's book More Deadly Than War! contains an intense examination of the dangers faced in the life of Pacific coast loggers.

It goes into detail on the various activities that put loggers in danger and gives charts and.