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The Quarry By Marlene McCuistion
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A lovely young man dead at the hands of a ruthless drug lord A mother determined to get justice for her son.
The Quarry By Andrew Jackson Kocher
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This stage-play is set in an uncertain future. Two drifters arrive at a quarry on work assignment and become involved with an odd collection of characters. Their hopes of having their own land is... More > almost realized but life, and death, intervene to destroy their dreams.< Less
The Magic Quarry By Patricia Graham
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Three children go on a picnic to the Magic Quarry with their mum and auntie. They soon discover why the quarry is magic when they hear about Ballachulish Bob and his adventures with the little people.
Quarry Bank Mill - An Investigation By John Riley
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An investigation into Quarry Bank Mill addressing three questions regarding: (1)The decision to build the mill at Styal. (2)Were the workers treated like slaves? (3)The functions and features of... More > Quarry Bank.< Less
Hungry Chert Quarries By Stephen Eastmead
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The Yorkshire Dales is well known for its historic links with the lead mining industry particularly during the sixteenth to nineteenth centuries, but other metals like silver, zinc and copper have... More > been extracted in smaller quantities. Aggregates like limestone and sandstone are still being quarried. Chert was quarried in Swaledale and the adjacent Arkengarthdale from c.1901 to c.1950 when the market for chert suddenly collapsed. Up to 1922 the principal chert quarrying was at Fremington Edge quarry situated above Reeth in Swaledale, but in 1922 a second chert quarry started in Arkengarthdale on Mouldside. Whilst walking Mouldside for many years and having read the available accounts, there appeared to be some aspects that did not quite fit or had not been described. Unfortunately we can no longer ask the men who must have toiled long and arduous hours here, but I hope this short report (more a pictorial record) will add an extra layer to what we know, or at least stimulate further discussion.< Less
Gravel Quarries: Alaska By Hal Gage
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The making of any modern western civilization is incumbent on the very ground on which it is built. The gravel pit is the lowest common denominator in the making of (for better or worse) our cities.... More > Gravel is quarried for roads, building foundations, the making of concrete and even for decorative uses in landscaping. The humble gravel pit, it can be said, is the very foundation of our highways, towns, and homes. In Alaska the gravel pit lives on beyond its practical use; as a quick respite for campers or as impromptu rifle range for target practice are but a few of its many ancillary uses. With the Lower 48s manicured RV parks and no camping signs the gravel pit in Alaska symbolizes the old Alaska; the rough and ready, makeshift pioneering-spirit Alaska.< Less
Gravel Quarries: Alaska By Hal Gage
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The making of any modern western civilization is incumbent on the very ground on which it is built. The gravel pit is the lowest common denominator in the making of (for better or worse) our cities.... More > Gravel is quarried for roads, building foundations, the making of concrete and even for decorative uses in landscaping. The humble gravel pit, it can be said, is the very foundation of our highways, towns, and homes. In Alaska the gravel pit lives on beyond its practical use; as a quick respite for campers or as impromptu rifle range for target practice are but a few of its many ancillary uses. With the Lower 48s manicured RV parks and no camping signs the gravel pit in Alaska symbolizes the old Alaska; the rough and ready, makeshift pioneering-spirit Alaska.< Less
Defenders of Light: Hunter's Quarry By Elisa Parmley
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The bond between friends is strong, but the men who hunt Krissa are stronger still... It's hard enough going to a new school and training to be a Healer without someone trying to kill you, but for... More > fourteen-year-old Krissa Drake school and threats to her life go hand in hand. She doesn't know why the Shadow Walkers have been hired to kill her and steal her bluefire bloodstone, but she knows she won't let them take it without a fight. With the help of the dragon spirit Urakken and the weapons master Kylar Hunt, Krissa trains to use a sword as well as Heal. She has to be ready to protect herself and her friends at Nilanor Academy when the Shadow Walkers return, for they will do anything to get Krissa's bloodstone--even use her friends against her.< Less
Defenders of Light: Hunter's Quarry By Elisa Parmley
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The bond between friends is strong, but the men who hunt Krissa are stronger still... It's hard enough going to a new school and training to be a Healer without someone trying to kill you, but for... More > fourteen-year-old Krissa Drake school and threats to her life go hand in hand. She doesn't know why the Shadow Walkers have been hired to kill her and steal her bluefire bloodstone, but she knows she won't let them take it without a fight. With the help of the dragon spirit Urakken and the weapons master Kylar Hunt, Krissa trains to use a sword as well as Heal. She has to be ready to protect herself and her friends at Nilanor Academy when the Shadow Walkers return, for they will do anything to get Krissa's bloodstone--even use her friends against her.< Less
Bruce Quarrie's Napoleonic Campaigns in Miniature A Wargamers’ Guide to the Napoleonic Wars 1796-1815 By John Curry, Bruce Quarrie
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Packed with information on every aspect of Napoleonic warfare, both land and sea, this book shows the wargamer how to make their miniature battles even more realistic and exciting. It contains... More > detailed information on how armies were raised, trained, provisioned, led and equipped. The book describes the weapons and tactics of the period, giving precise information down to the price of a single musket ball or pair of boots! Stimulating and full of ideas, this book has stood the test of time and is valuable to anyone interested in the Napoleonic period. The original book went onto four editions and was reprinted five times. The book is published by the History of Wargaming Project as part of a series to make key developments in wargaming available to the modern enthusiast. www.wargaming.co< Less