The Winter Road

Author: Terry Hokenson

Publisher: Boyds Mills Press

ISBN: 1932425454

Category: Juvenile Fiction

Page: 175

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Seventeen-year-old Willa, still grieving over the death of her older brother and the neglect of her father, decides to fly a small plane to fetch her mother from Northern Ontario, but when the plane crashes she is all alone in the snowy wilderness.
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Winter Road

Her mom has taken over the family trucking business and has been away a lot. She promised that Kat could join her on her next run, a journey across the frozen Manitoba lake known as the "winter road.

Author: Kristin Butcher

Publisher: Orca Book Publishers

ISBN: 9781459815520

Category: Juvenile Fiction

Page: 128

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Sixteen-year-old Kat and her mom haven't seen much of each other since Kat's father died last year. Her mom has taken over the family trucking business and has been away a lot. She promised that Kat could join her on her next run, a journey across the frozen Manitoba lake known as the "winter road." But at the last minute she changes her mind. Kat, who has recently been diagnosed with diabetes, stows away in the back of the semi instead. By the time her mother discovers her, it's too late to turn back.
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The Winter Road

Author: Caron Todd

Publisher: Harlequin Special Releases

ISBN: 0373713045

Category: Fiction

Page: 299

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Emily Moore is worried about her friend Daniel. He has not been heard from in days, and now his nephew is living in his house. As break-in's begin to happen, and Daniels so called nephew begins to ask questions about Emily and her family, Emily begins to think everything is not on the up and up here.
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The Winter Road

But a warlord rises in the wilds of the Circle, uniting its clans and terrorising its people. Teyr's battles may not be over yet . . . All roads lead back to war. Praise for Adrian Selby: 'This book took me on an emotional rollercoaster .

Author: Adrian Selby

Publisher: Hachette UK

ISBN: 9780356508405

Category: Fiction

Page: 480

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A gritty and epic adventure to appeal to fans of Mark Lawrence, Andrzej Sapkowski's The Witcher and Joe Abercrombie - The Winter Road is a fantasy novel which remembers that battles leave all kinds of scars. 'A bold, assured storyteller' PETER NEWMAN author of The Vagrant The greatest empire of them all began with a road. The Circle - a thousand miles of perilous forests and warring clans. No one has ever tamed such treacherous territory before, but ex-soldier Teyr Amondsen, veteran of a hundred battles, is determined to try. With a merchant caravan protected by a crew of skilled mercenaries, Amondsen embarks on a dangerous mission to forge a road across the untamed wilderness that was once her home. But a warlord rises in the wilds of the Circle, uniting its clans and terrorising its people. Teyr's battles may not be over yet . . . All roads lead back to war. Praise for Adrian Selby: 'This book took me on an emotional rollercoaster . . . Highly recommended' JOHN GWYNNE 'Perfect for fans of Joe Abercrombie' RT BOOK REVIEWS 'A lot to enjoy, especially if you are a fan of dark, gritty, old-soldier stories' FANTASY FACTION 'Wears its grimdark on its sleeve . . . a thrilling tale of adventure, betrayal, triumph and loss' INTERZONE 'I give it nothing but the highest recommendation' GRIMDARK MAGAZINE For more epic fantasy action from Adrian Selby, check out SNAKEWOOD or follow him on twitter at @adrianlselby for updates.
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The Winter Road

Author: Louis Jenkins

Publisher: Holy Cow Press

ISBN: STANFORD:36105110121675

Category: Poetry

Page: 75

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From one of the Midwest America's msot original poets, a new gathering of poems on life in the northern frontier, meditations on middle-age, et al.
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Long was the Winter Road They Traveled

The birth of Jesus is witnessed by a variety of animals, not just the ox and the lamb, but the spider and the owl, too, all of whom help spread the Good News to the world

Author: J. Patrick Lewis

Publisher: Dial

ISBN: 0803718144

Category: Juvenile Nonfiction

Page: 32

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The birth of Jesus is witnessed by a variety of animals, not just the ox and the lamb, but the spider and the owl, too, all of whom help spread the Good News to the world
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The Winter Road a Killing at Croppa Creek

The brutal killing of Glen Turner splits open the story of our place on this land. Is our time on this soil a tale of tragedy or triumph - are we reaping what we've sown? Do we owe protection to the land, or does it owe us a living?

Author: Kate Holden

Publisher:

ISBN: 1760640360

Category:

Page: 336

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An epic true story of greed, power and a desire for legacy from an acclaimed Australian storyteller. July 2014, a lonely road at twilight outside Croppa Creek, New South Wales: 80-year-old farmer Ian Turnbull takes out a .22 and shoots environmental officer Glen Turner in the back. On one side, a farmer hoping to secure his family's wealth on the richest agricultural soil in the country. On the other, his obsession: the government man trying to apply environmental laws. The brutal killing of Glen Turner splits open the story of our place on this land. Is our time on this soil a tale of tragedy or triumph - are we reaping what we've sown? Do we owe protection to the land, or does it owe us a living? And what happens when, in pursuit of an inheritance for his family, a man creates terrible consequences? Kate Holden brings her discerning eye to a gripping tale of law, land and entitlement. It is the story of Australia.
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WINTER ROAD

Author: WAYNE. CURTIS

Publisher:

ISBN: 1989725082

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Sustainable Winter Road Operations

With contributions from experts in the field from around the world, this book takes a holistic approach to the subject.

Author: Xianming Shi

Publisher: John Wiley & Sons

ISBN: 9781119185062

Category: Technology & Engineering

Page: 512

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The first and only comprehensive guide to best practices in winter road operations Winter maintenance operations are essential to ensure the safety, mobility, and productivity of transportation systems, especially in cold-weather climates, and responsible agencies are continually challenged to provide a high level of service in a fiscally and environmentally responsible manner. Sustainable Winter Road Operations bridges the knowledge gaps, providing the first up-to-date, authoritative, single-source overview and guide to best practices in winter road operations that considers the triple bottom line of sustainability. With contributions from experts in the field from around the world, this book takes a holistic approach to the subject. The authors address the many negative impacts on regional economies and the environment of poorly planned and inadequate winter road operations, and they make a strong case for the myriad benefits of environmentally sustainable concepts and practices. Best practice applications of materials, processes, equipment, and associated technologies and how they can improve the effectiveness and efficiency of winter operations, optimize materials usage, and minimize cost, corrosion, and environmental impacts are all covered in depth. Provides the first up-to-date, authoritative and comprehensive overview of best practices in sustainable winter road operations currently in use around the world Covers materials, processes, equipment, and associated technologies for sustainable winter road operations Brings together contributions by an international all-star team of experts with extensive experience in designing, implementing, and managing sustainable winter road operations Designed to bring professionals involved in transportation and highway maintenance and control up to speed with current best practice Sustainable Winter Road Operations is essential reading for maintenance professionals dealing with snow and ice control operations on highways, motorways and local roads. It is a valuable source of information and guidance for decision makers, researchers, and engineers in transportation engineering involved in transportation and highway maintenance. And it is an ideal textbook for advanced-level courses in transportation engineering.
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Green Notebook Winter Road

Poems deal with nature, family, childhood, aging, dreams, and expression

Author: Jane Cooper

Publisher: Tilbury House Pub

ISBN: UOM:39015017433551

Category: Poetry

Page: 68

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Poems deal with nature, family, childhood, aging, dreams, and expression
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Superior Natonal Forest N F Little East Creek Fuel Reduction

As in the past , winter road access into the Project Area was used to : 1 ) Minimize
land disturbance , 2 ) Minimize roading costs , and 3 ) Minimize total length of
road while providing access to Federal and nonfederal land . The Project Area ...

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ISBN: NWU:35556031854656

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Winter Road

DEADLY ROAD In a chilling nightmare, one man's obsession is so evil, it's deadly. Amelia must fight for her life, and the lives of those she loves most, in the only place she's ever called home...WINTER ROAD.

Author: Kristina Rienzi

Publisher:

ISBN: 0996972129

Category:

Page: 131

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HOLIDAY ROAD On the heels of a bad breakup, Amelia Montgomery heads home for the holidays. Her hometown is a far cry from the metropolis where she lives now, but not nearly far enough away from Jake Grayson. TERROR ROAD Amelia's family festivities turn terrifying when a distraught Jake shows up uninvited on the Montgomery's doorstep. Jake will not stop until he possesses Amelia; one way or another, she will be his. DEADLY ROAD In a chilling nightmare, one man's obsession is so evil, it's deadly. Amelia must fight for her life, and the lives of those she loves most, in the only place she's ever called home...WINTER ROAD.
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Brother Red

When the trade caravan Driwna Marghoster was hired to protect is attacked, she discovers a dead body hidden inside a barrel.

Author: Adrian Selby

Publisher: Hachette UK

ISBN: 9780356508436

Category: Fiction

Page: 512

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When the trade caravan Driwna Marghoster was hired to protect is attacked, she discovers a dead body hidden inside a barrel. Born of the powerful but elusive Oskoro people, the body is a rare and priceless find, the centre of a tragic tale and the key to a larger mystery... For when Driwna investigates who the body was meant for, she will find a trail of deceit and corruption which could bring down a kingdom, and an evil more powerful than she can imagine. From the author of the critically acclaimed Snakewood and The Winter Road comes a gritty and epic standalone adventure that's perfect for fans of Mark Lawrence, Joe Abercrombie and Andrzej Sapkowski's the Witcher.
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Sigfusson s Roads

This account of the Sigfusson Transportation Company details how it was unfairly treated by the Government, in attempting to create a network of winter roads in northern Ontario, Manitoba and Saskatchewan.

Author: Svein Sigfusson

Publisher: Watson & Dwyer

ISBN: 0920486584

Category: Drama

Page: 272

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This account of the Sigfusson Transportation Company details how it was unfairly treated by the Government, in attempting to create a network of winter roads in northern Ontario, Manitoba and Saskatchewan.
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Xth PIARC International Winter Road Congress 16 19 March in Lulea Sweden

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ISBN: OCLC:38927322

Category: Roads

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The 10th PIARC International Winter Road Congress was held 16-19 March in Lulea, Sweden. The congress proceedings are in three volumes. Volume one contains the papers presented in French, volume three contains papers on the topics of Special Winter Road Problems in Urban Areas; Maintenance Information and Other Support Systems for Winter Road Management; and Interaction Between People, Roads, and Vehicles. Volume two contains the following papers on the topic of Ice and Snow Control Methods (Topic 2): Training Staff for Winter Service - The Salles Training Centre (Pigeon, M); Partnering Model for Public-Private Partnerships - A Concept Maintenance Vehicle (Smithson, LD); Federal Highway Administration Involvement in Anti-Icing and Other Snow and Ice Technologies (Chollar, B and Nassif, SF); Technological Innovations Supporting Winter Maintenance in Quebec (Deschãenes, D); Test and Evaluation of Alternative Deicing Methods and Materials in Sweden (Ihs, A); Effectivity and Economy of De-icing Spraying Systems (Moritz, K); The Buthier Viaduct, A Different Appproach to Road Network Maintenance in Winter (Christillin, M, Ardemagni, C, and Trombella, G); Equipment for Removal of Snow and Slush (Andersen, O); An Approach to Cost Analysis and Priorization of Snow Drift Treatments on Public Highways (Perchanok, MS); Permissible Thickness of Snow Layer on Roads and New Snow Fence Constructions (Vassiley, A); Avalanche Study and Modeling: Application to Road Protection (Naaim, M and Cligniez, V); Assessing the Risks of Using De-Icing Salts on Groundwater (Brod, HG); Solar Energy for Ice Control (Schlup, U and Schatzmann, J); Development of Highway Snow Melting Technology Using Natural Energy (Tanno, H, Tezuka, N, and Kobayashi, N); Qualification of Salt Spreaders for Winter Duty (Valeux, JC); Snow Drifting Acoustic Detector (Font, D, Naaim-Bouvet, F, Roussel, M and Jeymond, J); Living Snow Fences (Naaim-Bouvet, F and Mullenbach, P); To Salt? Not to Salt? That is the Question? (Queyrel, G); Road Practicability in the Great Saint Bernhard Tunnel in Winter (Charbonnier, P and Râeal, C); Developing a System and Equipmemnt for Efficient Snow Removal (Inaba, Y, Nishigaya, T, and Kadouchi, M); Implantation of a Steady Plant for Autmatically Spraying Chemical De-Icer on the Lausanne Bypass (Zambelli, M); Factors Regulating the Air-Born Spreading of Pollutants from Roads (Blomqvist, G and Johansson, EL); New Experiences with the Use of Abrasives in Germany (Hanke, H); Field Comparison of Snow Plow Cutting Edges (Nixon, WA and Wei, YC); Automated Bridge Deicers for Increased Safety and Decreased Salt USe in Minnisota (Keranan, PF); Impact of Road De-Icers on Groundwaters Located in the Walloon Region (Frankart, L, Staquet, F, Defourny, C, Diericx, R, Vandevenne, L and Pirard, F); Melt Vlume and Ice Penetration Study of Magnesium Chloride and Calcium Chloride Deicers (McElroy, DA and Cooper, G); Effect of Deicing Chemicals on Turfgrass (Minner, DD, Bingaman, BR); Experimental Structures to Prevent Icing (Eerola, M); Personnel Training - Winter Activities (Dahlen, J); Prevent Snow Accumulation on Road Pavements (Saarelainen, S and Kivikoski, H); Winter Maintenance - New Cutting Edge for Snowploughs and Graders (Ingulstad, A); Developing and AI Based Expert System to Control an Underbody Snow Plow (Nixon, WA, Novotny, C, and Kreuger, A); The Lead States Program: Leading the Way with Cutting-Edge Technology (Shaffer, D); Heating Plant for the Roadway of the Aosta est Toll Plaza (Christillan, M and Arditi, R); Anti-icing Filler for Asphalt Concrete Mixes (Grinevitch, SV and Lysenko, VE); Conception, Design, and Fabrication of an All Composite Snowplough for Highways (Bâelager, G).
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