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Ghosts of Sloss
Go back in time to the early days of Birmingham, Alabama, and the beginnings of the steel industry there. What is steel? How is it made? Why was Birmingham the perfect place, geographically, to make iron and steel? What is a blast furnace? What is pig iron? How did pig iron get its name? What part did Sloss Furnace play in the history of iron? What happened with the people who worked and lived at Sloss? And, what happened with the people, the ghosts, who worked and died there?

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