Lost Mountain (Books & Media)

by Erik Reece

Erik Reece's book addresses the topic of mountaintop removal in Kentucky. You may want to read more about this and other related topics.

Read more about mountaintop removal, coal mining, environmental issues, or Appalachia:

Lost Mountain Books & Media

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Related Books and Media

The Steely Library Reference collection has a number of books and media directly related to the topics found in Lost Mountain. Highlighted below are a few of these items that can be checked out.

The song of the dodo: island biogeography in an age of extinctions by David Quammen
(Steely Circulating, QH541.5.I8 Q35 1996) Reece refers to this book in Lost Mountain
Monster of God: the man-eating predator in the jungles of history and the mind by David Quammen
(Steely Circulating, QL100 .Q36 2003)
Black diamonds mountaintop removal & the fight for coalfield justice / written, produced & directed by Catherine Pancake.
(Steely Media DVD [2nd Floor], QH545.S84 .B5 2006)
Razing Appalachia produced, directed & edited by Sasha Waters
(Steely Media DVD [2nd Floor], QH545.S84 R38 2003x)
Appalachia and beyond: conversations with writers from the Mountain South / edited by John Lang.
(Steely Circulating, PS286.A6 A59 2006)
Reference Books

The Steely Library Reference collection has a number of books dedicated to topics related to those found in Lost Mountain. Highlighted below are a few of these resources which can be used in the library.

The Environment: a Revolution in Attitudes
(Steely Reference (3rd Floor) TD170 .E68 2003x) One of the books from the Information Plus series, offers topic overviews, statistics and charts.
Encyclopedia of Environmental Studies
(Steely Reference (3rd Floor), TD9 .A84 2001) A subject encyclopedia regarding the environment.
American Nature Writers
(Steely Reference (3rd Floor), PS163 .A6 1996) 2 volume set features in-depth biographical information for American authors that write about nature.
Pollution A to Z
(Steely Reference (3rd Floor), TD173 .P65 2004) A 2 volume set of subject encyclopedias regarding pollution.
Encyclopedia of Appalachia
(Steely Reference (3rd Floor), F106 .E53 2006)
Coal mining reference book
(Steely Reference (3rd Floor), TN295 .C65 1997)
The McGraw-Hill recycling handbook
(Steely Reference (3rd Floor), TD794.5 .M397 2001)

The Lost Mountain Research Guide is maintained by Mary Chesnut. Suggestions and comments are welcome.

Steely Library phone number:  859.572.5457