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6 edition of The Dragline Kid found in the catalog.

The Dragline Kid

Lisa Augustine

The Dragline Kid

A Gold-Miner"s Daughter from Hope, Alaska Finds Adventure in Kenai, Alaska, but Hits Pay-Dirt Outside

by Lisa Augustine

  • 239 Want to read
  • 24 Currently reading

Published by Wizard Works .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • General,
  • Biography / Autobiography,
  • Alaska,
  • Biography,
  • Daughters,
  • Frontier and pioneer life,
  • Kenai Peninsula,
  • Pioneers,
  • Biography/Autobiography

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages264
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL11751623M
    ISBN 100967898935
    ISBN 109780967898933
    OCLC/WorldCa50153976

    Power was from internal combustion engines driving electric generators. Dragline beats Luke very nearly to death, but Luke, bloodied and barely conscious, refuses to submit. On a trip into Holden, she'd asked Donna Offut at the grocery, who knew everything, and learned that the family was from the City and had bought the old Wingfield farm. This mine, one of the former largest in the world, was home to the fourth largest shovel in the world. You made me like I am. Operation[ edit ] Dragline excavator.

    Cool Hand Luke was his first and only hit novel. Could not read or write. There came a piercing double whistle and the dog, now not more than three yards from Rose, spun instantly around like a mechanical toy, throwing a gout of sand as it skidded, and immediately began to race back toward the other woman. In the distance was an adult, obscure now in the glare and salt haze. Variety described Newman's performance as "excellent," noting the supporting cast as "versatile and competent.

    There were bunny parts all over. While a dragline can dig above itself, it does so inefficiently and is not suitable to load piled up material as a rope shovel or wheel loader can. Although, Zak seems normal enough, except for being Gianni's twin. He served a post-war stint in the Merchant Marine, prior to becoming involved in a career of safecracking and theft. As Dragline tells him, "Oh Luke, you wild, beautiful thing. Ina Monighan engineer named Oscar Martinson invented the first walking mechanism for a dragline.


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The Dragline Kid book

But it had been in her family for generations. Towards the end of the movie, Luke repeats the first part of the speech. Lest we forget, we also visit the story of the great serum run to Nome in Today, it seems to be God does a fairly good job of getting his message across.

Puleeeze, Mom? There's an old vaudeville joke. Me, I'm just a voice on the phone and an envelope full of cash in his post office box as far as he's concerned.

The bucket is then lifted by using the hoist rope. I mean that night. A swing operation is then performed to move the bucket to the place where the material is to be dumped.

He watches over the inmates while they are out working. Luke shows emotion toward his mom which is not seen much in the movie or story.

My mom's quite the flogger. HEC makes up to a yard bucket.

Dragline excavator

I'm from next door. Inthey built Type-7 1-yard and Type 1. He was one of the Pursuer to find Luke when he escaped. Over the last few years, some advances in dragline systems and methodologies have occurred. Rose rolled over and began to swim back and forth on the gentle swell.

Tears coming now, he strums the banjo and quietly sings the folk song Plastic Jesus. That or be a modern woman and go to professional school like you.

After learning about the death of his mother, Luke sings " Plastic Jesus. Pearce "went straight" after his prison wake-up call and worked at numerous jobs, while trying to break out as a writer.

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They took up most of the shop floor. I asked what they would be used for, figuring they'd go in factories or something, but no, they said they were to be installed in the engine rooms of dragline excavators.

May 16,  · This photo graces the cover of a book "Lincoln's Excavators: The Ruston Years " by Peter Robinson. A nice book, the photo shows a "Ruston No.

Steam Dragline at work on the Sukkur Barrage and Irrigation Scheme in what was then India". Watching cranes when I was a kid probably did as much as anything to draw me into engineering.

Jun 22,  · I picked up this book by chance while on vacation in Alaska.

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I almost didn't buy it, but the picture on the cover was so adorable of the author as a child that I couldn't resist. THE DRAGLINE KID is a memoir about a girl growing up in Alaska and how she overcame unforeseen obstacles to find success and happiness.

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