The Darkness of the Morning


The Darkness of the Morning is a novel by Gordon Parker. It was published in 1975. The novel is about coal miners in 19th-century England. It follows the lives of fictional coal miners and their families through the great strike of 1844,[1] the Crimean War, and the Hartley Colliery disaster of 1862.[2] The book was widely and positively reviewed. In 1978, it was re-published in English with commentary in Russian for school reading.[3]

References Edit

  1. "Archived copy" (PDF). Archived from the original (PDF) on 2019-12-17. Retrieved 2019-12-17.{{cite web}}: CS1 maint: archived copy as title (link)
  2. "Illustrated London News 1862 Hartley disaster".
  3. Parker, Gordon, 1978, The Darkness of the Morning, Progress Publishers: Moscow.