[AZW] ↠ Unlimited ☆ Rigger: A Memoir from High School to High Steel : by Larry James Neff É #2020


  • Title: Rigger: A Memoir from High School to High Steel
  • Author: Larry James Neff
  • ISBN: 9780692287033
  • Page: 379
  • Format: Paperback

  • Rigger: A Memoir from High School to High Steel By Larry James Neff This world doesn t exist any It was a time when jobs were plentiful and workers were scarce The Vietnam War divided the country The sexual revolution was embraced with open arms The selective service collected reluctant soldiers Women sought equality Music was changing into protest songs to help stop a war It was a time when, with only a high school diploma, youThis world doesn t exist any It was a time when jobs were plentiful and workers were scarce The Vietnam War divided the country The sexual revolution was embraced with open arms The selective service collected reluctant soldiers Women sought equality Music was changing into protest songs to help stop a war It was a time when, with only a high school diploma, you could follow your father into a high paying but very dangerous industry This is a story of a young man s quest, raised on traditional morals and values, finding his way through this tumultuous era It is also a story of survival in the very dangerous occupation of hanging iron Mr Neff, the son of a steelworker, joined the ranks of Bethlehem Steel employees in 1972, and became a rigger in 1975 The rigger crews in the Steel Company did the jobs that were deemed too high, too hard, or too dangerous for other departments to handle They also had an earned reputation for being the bad boys of Bethlehem Steel Rigger is both riotously funny and chilling It is a look into a world that few have known and that will never exist again This is literally heavy metal literature a pounding story of the suspense, the danger, and the sublime sense of accomplishment that was the everyday fare of the adventurous, rule breaking riggers With this vivid account, Larry Neff and Blue Heron Book Works have made a important memorial of American industrial history than any museum could hope to achieve Mary Lawlor, author of Fighter Pilot s Daughter Growing Up in the Sixties and the Cold War Neff s book is a gift to his union brothers and sisters, and to all of us who ve stared at those long quiet stacks and wondered what it must have been like to work, day to day, in the midst of them Joyce Hinnefeld, author of Stranger Here Below ople wouldn t believe some of the stories we could tell Charlie Snapper Walp, Rigger Welder
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    Marcy Mancini
    Really great book It almost felt like you were just sitting there with Neffy having a beer or smoke with him and he starting telling you stories about being a Rigger at Bethlehem Steel As I was reading kept coming back to the thought that the Riggers Neffy talked about reminded me of a group of bad ass Rugby players on my college campus same don t fuck with us attitude, and were fearless and crazy and loved to clown around but at heart, were genuinely good guys with funny nicknames I know, the o [...]

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      Published :2019-07-19T15:38:01+00:00