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Mining: Hoisting The Classic Mine Technology Book from 1907 By Periscope Film
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The technology of mining is the subject of this fascinating book, and two companion volumes, all of which were originally published in 1907. Mining: Hoisting details the elevators, hoists and... More > component machinery used to lift miners, supplies and ore. It contains over 200 pages of text, numerous illustrations and a set of examination questions for the mining sciences student. The book examines electric, steam and hand-powered hoists and explains the principles behind them in detail. It also delves into the control and signaling systems used to ensure safe and reliable operation. This historic book has been reprinted in its entirety It’s a treat for anyone who ever worked underground, or for anyone who ever wondered, “How does that work?”< Less
Mining: Drainage The Classic Mine Technology Book from 1907 By Periscope Film
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The technology of mining is the subject of this fascinating book, and two companion volumes, all of which were originally published in 1907. Mining: Drainage details the systems used to evacuate... More > water from the mine. The book contains over 60 pages of text, numerous illustrations, and a set of examination questions for the mining sciences student. It contains chapters about surface drainage, underground drainage, hoisting water, pumping water, dams, siphons, and working in inclined and flat deposits. This historic book has been reprinted in its entirety. It’s a treat for anyone who ever worked underground, or for anyone who ever wondered, “How does that work?”< Less
BRITISH Movies on DVD: A Classic Film Fan's Guide By John Howard Reid
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A guide to over 250 classic British films currently available in DVD format, complete with casts, credits, original cinema release information, background notes, DVD ratings and reviews.
Classic Film Series: Henry Jaglom's Tracks By chris wade
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The Classic Film Series highlights movies from the past, forgotten, overlooked and cherished alike, selected for their influence, relevance and worth. In this edition, writer, musician and filmmaker... More > Chris Wade looks at one of the more overlooked films about the after effects of the Vietnam War, Henry Jaglom's TRACKS, first released in 1977. Featuring a startling performance from film legend Dennis Hopper, Jaglom's lost classic charts the mental disintegration of a veteran on a long train journey, escorting the body of a fellow soldier to his funeral. Featuring recollections from Jaglom himself, the book goes into the making of the movie, its subtext, themes, place within the Vietnam movie genre, and the legacy of the movie itself.< Less
Classic Film Series: Stanley Kubrick's The Shining By chris wade
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In this book, Chris Wade explores Stanley Kubrick's 1980 adaptation of Stephen King's novel, The Shining. The film concerns Jack Torrance (Jack Nicholson), who takes on the job of winter caretaker... More > for the isolated Overlook Hotel, taking with him his wife Wendy (Shelley Duvall) and Danny (Danny Lloyd), only to find the vast establishment is home to a host of spirits and dark forces. The Shining is one of the most discussed, dissected and popular films of the past fifty years, garnering an intense cult following which seems to grow as the years go on. Wade explores various themes prevalent in the film, examines the differences between Kubrick and King's visions, and digs deep to look at the various subliminal and metaphorical layers beneath the surface.< Less
Mining: Haulage The Classic Mine Technology Book from 1907 By Periscope Film LLC
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The technology of mining is the subject of this fascinating book, and two companion volumes, all of which were originally published in 1907. Mining: Haulage details the railways that operate in the... More > underground world of the mine. The book contains over 300 pages of text, numerous illustrations, and a set of examination questions for the mining sciences student. It contains chapters about steam locomotives, electric locomotives and wiring, and cable railway systems and the principles behind them. It also examines compressed air, gravity and rope, and animal haulage. This historic book has been reprinted in its entirety. It’s a treat for anyone who ever worked underground, or for anyone who ever wondered, “How does that work?”< Less
FILM Hardcover By Duncan Dobson
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A comics adaptation of FILM, the only screenplay by the great 20th-century Irish playwright Samuel Beckett. This is the hardcover edition.
Classic Movies The Best and the Worst Pictures to see! Films to avoid! By John Howard Reid
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Gathered in this large volume paperback are some of Hollywood's best loved and most famous movies. In addition to the many film classics, however, the author has included a number of equally... More > entertaining films that deserve to be better known. Many of these movies are now available on DVD. Full credits and detailed reviews are provided for over a hundred of these classic films. Over two hundred more movies are represented by short reviews. Many of the reviews contain DVD details. Of course, not all classic movies have surfaced on DVD to date, but they are being issued at the rate of around forty a month! If you love classic movies, this book will provide an invaluable guide to some of the enjoyable films that are now available (and also, of course, some of the disappointing films that you might wisely avoid).< Less
Movie Westerns: A Classic Film Fan's Guide to the Best of the West on DVD By John Howard Reid
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A guide to classic and vintage movie westerns, currently available on DVD release, this book provides credits, reviews, background information and DVD details.
Moviebob's Reel Retro: The Classic Film Criticism of Bob Chipman By Bob Chipman
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Critic Bob Chipman is best known for reviews of big new releases; but he's also written extensively on classic, obscure and even forgotten films of the past. Now, in this latest volume of The... More > MovieBob Anthology, he collects a personal selection of favorite examples on the subject for your reading pleasure. From career-overviews of Herzog, Raimi, Burton, Shyamalan and more to restrospectives of entire series like GODZILLA and NIGHTMARE ON ELM STREET to Westerns to Schlock, there's something to discover for everyone within! While perhaps best known as the creator and star of classic Web Video series like Escape to The Movies, The Big Picture and The Game OverThinker; Bob Chipman has also published numerous volumes of written reviews, commentaries, thinkpieces and features covering the worlds of film, television, video games and the broader breadth of popular culture. Now, through The MovieBob Anthology, a selection of his best work is yours to own - selected and organized by theme by Bob Chipman himself.< Less