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Where to Find Gold In The Mother Lode

Where to Find Gold In The Mother Lode

by James Klein

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Prospecting expert James Klein writes about finding gold in his favorite area, the Mother Lode region of California. From CA gold rush history to current times, this book will tell you where gold was, and can be, found in Mother Lode country. A 5.5" x 8.5" paperback with 179 pages.

Where to Find Gold In The Mother Lode
Table of Contents

    Introduction
1
    History of the Gold Rush
3
    Geology of the Mother Lode
13
    Significant Events in the Mother Lode
19
Where to Find Gold
    1. Madera County
25
    2. Mariposa County
30
    3. Toulumne County
41
    4. Calaveras County
48
    5. Amador County
58
    6. El Dorado County
65
    7. Placer County
74
    8. Nevada County
81
    9. Sierra County
91
    10. The Feather River
99
    The Miners Ten Commandments
103
    The Geology of Placer Deposits
110
How to Find Gold
121
    12. Equipment
124
    13. How to Pan
135
    14. Dredging
137
    15. Electronic Prospecting
140
    16. Department of Fish and Game
157
    17. Mining Zones
159
    18. How to Stake a Claim
172
    Assaying and Refining
174
    Glossary
175
    Author's Biography
180