Books tagged: mining

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Outward Bound
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 10,120. Language: English. Published: April 20, 2012 by Grey Cat Press. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » General
When law and order fail on Earth, Deputy Griffin Douglas hops a transport to a sleepy lunar colony untouched by the turmoil, but a cry for help diverts the ship. Pirates are raiding the frontier mining camps. The miners need justice, justice needs a lawman, and one dejected lawman finds that perhaps he's not yet ready to hang up his guns, after all.
Itchy Mitch and the Taming of Broken Jaw Junction
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Price: Free! Words: 46,710. Language: English. Published: May 7, 2012. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Historical / United States / 19th Century
The new vegetable-loving sheriff of Broken Jaw Junction outwits outlaws, bank robbers and cattle rustlers--using just a few carrot sticks and celery! But one day, he meets an unexpected and unbeatable foe ...
Aliens Among Us: Gods Who Would Be Men
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Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 92,480. Language: English. Published: May 28, 2012 by Iris Barratt. Category: Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general
A visionary adventure that engages you on a journey of discovering the profound impact that aliens have had throughout our history and into the present day. A Basque archeologist, Eli Izaguirre, searching for the source of his ancestors, discovers that the Sumerian clay tablets found in Mesopotamia contain information on the origin of mankind. The myths of pre-biblical history are revealed
The Salt Moon Robots
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 21,040. Language: English. Published: June 28, 2012. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » General
Crash-landed in a salt desert, a young captain and his mysterious passenger must hitch a lift on giant mining platforms pulled by herds of robots across a world where indentured workers compete for their freedom. The events of this journey will change the rules of the game forever for the travelers, the miners, and the robots alike.
The Lost Souls of Cinnamon Pass
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You set the price! Words: 121,630. Language: English. Published: July 6, 2012. Category: Fiction » Historical » Victorian
Portrays the life and times of a 'working stiff', a hardrock gold miner in the old West. A Denver attorney interviews a 97 year-old 'hold-out' in a land deal. The resulting friendship between the lawyer and the last survivor of the turn of the century gold mining camps provides a backdrop for a compelling message of greed and redemption. Inspired by true events.
A Shovelful of Stars
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Price: $5.25 USD. Words: 43,230. Language: English. Published: July 19, 2012 by Banty Hen Publishing. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
A strange friendship takes two men to the stars, makes them insanely rich…and turns one against the other in a battle to the death! 'A Shovelful of Stars' follows Malco Trent and Jonathan Love through their struggles, friendship, and the terrible betrayal that sets them against each other for over twenty-five years.
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 24,990. Language: English. Published: July 28, 2012. Category: Fiction » Literature » Western
Colorado, 1895: gambling with their lives, a Mormon prospector and his Southern Paiute companion work the wrong end of a gold vein, a vein that leads to The Devil's Own, Haitian Voodoo, and a pair of crazy outlaw brothers. Can their Icelandic pony, Magic Dog, help to save them?
Grow Rich in the New Africa: Navigating Business Opportunities on the Continent
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 62,210. Language: English. Published: August 1, 2012 by Conceptualee Publishing. Category: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » International business
"Grow Rich in the New Africa" attempts to present a number of opportunities and strategies so that entrepreneurs, investors, and SMEs can piece together unique strategy configurations to be successful in Africa. It extends the coverage first presented in Redefining Business in the New Africa.
The California Gold Rush: A History Just For Kids
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Series: A History Just for Kids, Book 13. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 8,080. Language: English. Published: August 9, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Children's Books » History / United States / General
The long car carried the men down into the depths of the Empire Gold Mine outside of Grass Valley, California. The year is 1850. These men are working to find and extract gold from the hard quartz rock in the Foothill Mountains of California. The tunnel that they were descending down wasn’t very high, so they had to watch their heads. There they were, a line of men, one seated behind the other,
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 11,860. Language: English. Published: August 9, 2012 by Musa Publishing. Category: Fiction » Romance » General
Eddie has a great life with a loving wife and fabulous job.Unfortunately, his wife doesn’t feel the same way, leaving Eddie for another man.As an ice miner, he’s expected to spend months at a time on his ship. Will being trapped on a ship with a woman help Eddie get over his fear and hatred of women and move on with his life? Are there any other options?