Fire in the Hole by Sybil DowningFire in the Hole by Sybil Downing

Fire in the Hole

bySybil Downing

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The award-winning Fire in the Hole is the tale of a young widowed lawyer swept up in the violence of the famous Colorado coal strike of 1913-1914 known to history as the Ludlow Massacre. Opposed by the coal companies, the union, Wall Street, and the federal government, Alex hatches a scheme involving the president to overturn martial law and settle the strike. A gripping tale of a woman who dares to go beyond the conventions of the day to find freedom and justice amid a power struggle so terrifying it would wrench the nation's conscience for decades.
Sybil Downing is a fourth-generation Coloradan and the award-winning author of numerous books, including Fire in the Hole, Ladies of the Goldfield Stock Exchange, and Tom Patterson: Colorado Crusader for Change. She is the co-founder of Women Writing the West and serves on the National Advisory Committee for the Women of the West Museu...
Title:Fire in the HoleFormat:Other FormatDimensions:245 pages, 9 × 5 × 0.7 in

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:0870815156

ISBN - 13:9780870815157