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Gold Prospectors Handbook

Gold Prospectors Handbook

by Jack Black

Only $12.99
There are plenty of gold prospecting books for the beginner, and many that are written on advanced topics, but what about the amateur? The Gold Prospectors Handbook fills that gap in between. Find out how to become more proficient at prospecting and small mining operations...learning just one new thing can make all the difference! This book is a 5.5" x 8.5" paperback with 176 pages.

Gold Prospectors Handbook
Table of Contents

    Introduction
4
    I.   What is Gold?
6
    II.   Is There Any Gold Left?
8
    III.   Elementary Geology
10
    IV.   Elementary Mineralogy
17
    V.   Geological Agents
21
    VI.   Stream Geology
26
    VII.   Introduction to Placers
30
    VIII.   Stream Placer Prospecting
37
    IX.   An Introduction to Dredging
60
    X.   Setting Up and Testing Your Dredge
75
    XI.   The Initial Launch
82
    XII.   Dredging Principles
95
    XIII.   Principles of Lode Prospecting
105
    XIV.   Sampling Theory
120
    XV.   Other Valuable Minerals
125
    XVI.   Tools of the Prospector
133
    XVII.   Final Concentration Methods
159
    XVIII.   Glossary
164