At the beginning of the 20th century, coal was the engine of American industrial progress. Nearly three quarters of a million men across the country spent ten or twelve hours a day underground in coal mines. The Mine Wars brings to life the struggle that turned the coalfields of southern West Virginia into a blood-soaked war zone where basic constitutional rights and freedoms were violently contested.
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Vicious returns for the finale charting a year in the life: Freddie (Ian McKellen) and Stuart (Derek Jacobi) enjoy their inheritance and a birthday; Violet (Frances de la Tour) moves on from her divorce and Ash (Iwan Rheon) arrives with news.