The Sound Of Gravel

Author: Ruth Wariner
Publisher: Flatiron Books
ISBN: 1250077710
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In The Sound of Gravel, she offers an unforgettable portrait of the violence that threatened her community, her family’s fierce sense of loyalty, and her own unshakeable belief in the possibility of a better life.

And Then The Nazis Came

Author: Seymour Mayer
Publisher: Xlibris Corporation
ISBN: 1477167021
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A Memoir Seymour Mayer. his hernia my father could not jump off fast enough, a
guard hit him with the butt of his rifle. My father fell and rolled down over the
crushed stones by the tracks. He was dazed and in pain. The blow was
unexpected, we did not see the guard who was in back of us. As I've often noted,
... Other than the sound of gravel under our feet, there were no other sounds, not
even from the guards who were marching along both sides of the column. A
strange sensation, a ...

Memoir On The Dangers And Defences Of New York City

Author: James St. Clair Morton
Publisher:
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The hills are of gravel, with some clay. On the north side the slopes of the hills
descend, covered with green, to the waters of the sound ; at their foot is a narrow
beach of sand and gravel, which goes off suddenly into deep water. At a few
points the hills have been undermined by the waves, and, present steep gravel
banks with boulders at their base. On the south side the hills terminate in a fine
undulating plainr which becomes flat and sandy as it approaches the ocean. The
only ...

Sgt Pepper And The Beatles

Author: Dr Olivier Julien
Publisher: Ashgate Publishing, Ltd.
ISBN: 1409493822
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The more recent memoir of Beatles principal sound engineer, Geoff Emerick,
provides further insights into sounds and production processes (Emerick and
Massey 2006). Amongst musicological researchers, Everett has paid great
attention to ... woman walking in the park is gradually seduced by a wily
Frenchman. I edited the fifteen minutes of their ad-libbing down to seven minutes,
took out the pauses, then overdubbed things like the crunching of feet on gravel,
the faint hum of traffic ...

Borrowed Finery

Author: Paula Fox
Publisher: Henry Holt and Company
ISBN: 1466850140
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A Memoir Paula Fox. A while later he took me to a Newburgh soda fountain and
ordered a glass of Moxie for me. It had a spiky, electric taste. I imagined Dandy
Boy drinking pailfuls of it and aften/vard rearing up like a cowboy's horse. ... I
listened, it seemed, with my whole self for the sound of tires rolling on gravel,
then halting, then the growl of the engine as it was turned off, a minute of silence,
a car door opening and shutting, and not a minute later Uncle Elwood's footsteps
on the ...

Drunken Angel

Author: Alan Kaufman
Publisher: Cleis Press
ISBN: 193674032X
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A Memoir Alan Kaufman. In this regard, Helka, who was also a hodgepodge of
self- invention—an emptiness with eyes assembled from mostly cliché sources—
was like a figure from a familiar novel whose plot I knew by heart. She didn't have
a reflex that I could not anticipate. I saw clearly what she chose to believe about
me and could easily fill in the blanks ... The sound ofwork boots on gravel
crunched past. The air smelled of cowshit. I sipped more vodka. Helka's dream
was a pretty ...

Dragon Chaser

Author: Mark Lloyd
Publisher: iUniverse
ISBN: 1475994540
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A Memoir Mark Lloyd. Camp Ba To had a large area of operations to cover, so we
sent patrols out in different directions in our search for Charlie. One day, our
camp medic, Rich Carmody, and I were out with a combat reconnaissance
platoon (CRP) in an area we suspected had NVA activity. At one point, we
walked along the ... Not more than five minutes passed. I was just starting to
spoon out some rice when I glanced up at the sound ofa scrape on the river
gravel right in front of me.

Memoir

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The Malay method of locating the diamondiferous gravels was described in 1874
as follows: 'In searching for the layer of the gravel which chiefly consist of a sandy
loam full of water-worn pebbles, and in which the experience of years has proved
that the diamonds lie embedded, the Malays employ an iron ... The sound
created by the rod, when striking the gravel, is familar to the ears of every digger
as is that likewise caused by it when coming in contact with a log of wood or a
stone.

The Gift Of An Ordinary Day

Author: Katrina Kenison
Publisher: Hachette UK
ISBN: 0446558095
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A Mother's Memoir Katrina Kenison. Yet what I feel is not the burden of this work,
but all the hope and promise and possibility beyond it. My heart ascends into rare
, unexpected elation. I will not waste ... And then, later, I'llwelcome the sound of
tires crunching onthe gravel drive, the thud ofaheavy backpack hitting the floor.I
willnotice the way my younger son walks, tilted forward abit,just like hisdad and
like hisdad's dad before him. Iwilllift my husband's glasses off hisnose after
dinner, ...

Memoir

Author: Malaysia. Jabatan Penyiasatan Kajibumi. Borneo Region
Publisher:
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The Malay method of locating the diamondiferous gravels was described in 1874
as follows: 'In searching for the layer of the gravel which chiefly consist of a sandy
loam full of water-worn pebbles, and in which the experience of years has proved
that the diamonds lie embedded, the Malays employ an iron ... The sound
created by the rod, when striking the gravel, is familar to the ears of every digger
as is that likewise caused by it when coming in contact with a log of wood or a
stone.