You Wouldn't Want to be a Victorian Miner!

Author(s): John Malam

Kids Non-fiction

As a man brought up a British coal-mining village in the 1860s, you have to endure the dangers and difficulties of working underground in a Victorian mine. Learn how to get by with a succession of 'Handy hints' such as not forgetting to take a canary down the mine with you. Find out how pit ponies are used, how the coal is mined, and how to survive deep underground. You'll soon learn that you really wouldn't want to be a Victorian miner! This title in the popular You Wouldn't Want to Be series features full-colour illustrations which combine humour and accurate technical detail. Featuring brand new extra content including a timeline, fun facts a list of 'top' characters and a map.

$14.99(AUD)


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Product Information

General Fields

  • : 9781909645301
  • : Salariya Book Company Ltd
  • : Book House
  • : November 2013
  • : 240mm X 212mm
  • : United Kingdom
  • : March 2014
  • : books

Special Fields

  • : Paperback
  • : David Antram
  • : 942.081
  • : 40
  • : Colour
  • : John Malam