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Heat and light / Jennifer Haigh.

Haigh, Jennifer, 1968- author. (Author).
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  • ISBN: 9780062199089
  • ISBN: 0062199080
  • Physical Description: 1 online resource
  • Edition: First edition.
  • Publisher: New York, NY : Ecco, an imprint of HarperCollinsPublishers, [2016]

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Summary, etc.: Bestselling author Jennifer Haigh returns to the Pennsylvania town and the conflicting forces at its heart - hope and desperation, greed and power, big business and small-town families. Forty years ago, Bakerton coal fueled the country. Then the mines closed, and the town wore away. Now Bakerton has been granted a surprise third act: it sits squarely atop the Marcellus Shale, a massive deposit of natural gas. Told through a cast of characters whose lives are increasingly bound by the opposing interests that underpin the national debate, this novel depicts a community blessed and cursed by its natural resources.
Source of Description Note: Print version record.
Subject: Farmers > Pennsylvania > Fiction.
Shale gas industry > Fiction.
Pennsylvania > Fiction.
Farmers.
Shale gas industry.
Pennsylvania.
Genre: Electronic books.
Downloadable e-Book
Fiction.

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