WorldCat Identities

Grieve, David D.

Overview
Works: 5 works in 6 publications in 1 language and 37 library holdings
Genres: History 
Classifications: B945.W323, 128
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Most widely held works by David D Grieve
Man in nature ; Work as play( Visual )

1 edition published in 1993 in English and held by 25 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Man in nature: Our failure to feel at home in the inherent "wiggliness" of nature, the confusion of symbols with reality, and the oversimplification of language in an infinitely complex world. Work as play: The division we have in our culture between work and play, when you take the play out of work life becomes a joyless drudge
Hardrock gold mining( Visual )

2 editions published between 1993 and 2006 in English and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Dramatic film footage from the Oriental Mine, which continued to operate until 1970, documents the drilling and rock blasting techniques that were used to carve literally thousands of miles of tunnels, drifts, and shafts into the bedrock of the mountains."--Container
Gold dredge( Visual )

in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"These massive dredges were designed to recover millions dollars worth of gold from Northern California's ancient river bottoms. Shows a dredge in operation and also maintenance necessary to keep it going."--Container
Hydraulic gold mining( Visual )

in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A unique and dramatic way of mining for gold in 19th century California involved the use of water cannon that were so big and powerful they could be used to wash away whole mountainsides. The DVD shows the history of hydraulic gold mining
Essential Alan Watts 1. Man in nature, 2. Work as play( Visual )

1 edition published in 1993 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

 
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