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A trucker's tale : wit, wisdom, and true stories from 60 years on the road

Author: Ed Miller
Publisher: New York : Apollo Publishers, [2020]. ©2020
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"They say that only truck drivers experience the true grandeur and landscape of America. In A Trucker’s Tale, Ed Miller gives an inside look at the allure of the work and the colorful characters who haul our goods on the open road. He shares what it was like to grow up in a trucking family, his experience as an equipment officer in Vietnam, and the trials and tribulations of life as a trucker. His tales are often  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Anecdotes
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Ed Miller
ISBN: 9781948062381 1948062380
OCLC Number: 1153938039
Description: 216 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
Contents: PrefacePart One: An EducationPart Two: Military TruckingPart Three: College TruckingPart Four: Characters Part Five: ManagementPart Six: Directions, Shippers, Strikes, and Baby Animals Part Seven: Knights of the Highway A Note on SafetyEpilogueAcknowledgments
Responsibility: Ed Miller.

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Wit, wisdom, and revelations from sixty years of life on the road. Driving one highway after another at sunrise, winding through the mountainside, hearing the call to rise of the roosters, or simply  Read more...

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