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Tales of the mine country

Eric McKeever

Tales of the mine country

by Eric McKeever

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  • 21 Currently reading

Published by E. McKeever in Lutherville, Md .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Coal mines and mining,
  • Shamokin (Pa.)
    • Subjects:
    • Coal miners -- Fiction.,
    • Coal mines and mining -- Fiction.,
    • Shamokin (Pa.) -- Fiction.

    • Edition Notes

      StatementEric McKeever.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsPS3563.C3745 T35 1992
      The Physical Object
      Pagination64 p. :
      Number of Pages64
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL1193353M
      LC Control Number94184891
      OCLC/WorldCa28774575

      A camel driver fi nds Lasseter raving with thirst. The Lost Lasseter Reef. A recent story () of a lost mine comes to us from Australia. It has served as the subject of an interesting book in which the author tells not only the mining tale, but also gives many excellent description s of native life in the very heart of the Australian continent. This book is chock full of terrific photographs and of stories--of the tools of mining, of the miners themselves, of the communities that emerged as a result of mines. Pages provide a rich set of such photos, although many others are scattered throughout this book.

        Many of the tales in America were brought over from Cornish and German miners who came to America to work in the silver, coal, and gold mines around the country. So let’s do some exploring! Lost Dutchman’s Gold Mine is a supposedly rich gold mine either in the Superstition Mountains near Phoenix, Arizona, or somewhere in Mexico. Abandoned Mine Areas. The New Geocache Craze. Places to Search Around Old Home Sites. Pleasures and Dangers of Rockhounding. Relic Hunting – Discover a Piece of History. Rockhounding the Northern Deserts. Tales of Ghostly Lost Treasure. Tips For Traveling in the Desert. Treasure Hunting Code of Ethics. Treasure Hunting Begins Inside. Why Go.

        Tales of Vesperia is set in a world reliant on a mysterious ancient technology known as Blastia. The game follows former knight Yuri as he delves . Mountain, the miner, and the Lord, and other tales from a country law office. Lexington, KY: University Press of Kentucky, © (OCoLC) Named Person: Harry M Caudill; Harry M Caudill: Material Type: Biography: Document Type: Book: All Authors / Contributors: Harry M Caudill.


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