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Chiriqui coaling stations.

United States. Congress. House. Committee on Naval Affairs

Chiriqui coaling stations.

by United States. Congress. House. Committee on Naval Affairs

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Published by [s.n.] in Washington .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Coal mines and mining,
  • Chiriqui (Panama : Province)

  • Edition Notes

    Other titlesChiriqui coaling stations
    SeriesH.rp.1760
    The Physical Object
    FormatElectronic resource
    Pagination1 p.
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL15966760M

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      Coal and Empire is largely a study of failure, specifically failures to launch a coaling station empire. During Reconstruction, the US navy actually replaced coal power with sail, believing coal to require “entangling alliances” and dangerous dependencies; they saw Britain’s network of coaling stations as vulnerabilities, not : Jeremy Zallen. The coaling station and its function --Early coaling stations --C & O coaling station at Thurmond, W. VA. --Modern wood frame coaling stations --Typical wood frame coaling stations from major builders --Reinforced concrete coaling stations --Steel coaling stations --Automatic coaling stations --Cinder plants --Early diesel locomotive fueling.


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OCLC Number: Notes: Referred to the Committee on Naval Affairs and ordered printed without the maps, Janu Commission to examine the coal upon the lands of the Chiriqui Improvement Company, the harbors of Chiriqui Lagoon and Golfito, the practicability of a railroad across Chiriqui Isthmus, and the value of a contract made by the Navy Department with the Chiriqui.

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