Category: MINERALS, MINING, GEM STONES

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An Introduction to Geological Structures and Maps

By: Bennison, G.M.

Price: $21.00

Publisher: London, Edward Arnold: 1969

Edition: 2nd Edition

Seller ID: 008817


An Introduction to Geological Structures and Maps is a concise text that leads the students in easy stages from the simplest ideas on geological structures right through to the more advanced geological mapping techniques. The approach this book adopts is designed to help students with little or no supervision: each new topic is simply explained and illustrated by figures, and exercises are set on successive maps. If students are unable to complete a problem, they can rea... View more info

Beaconfield Gold

By: Critchett, Jan

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Grubb Shaft Heritage & Gold Museum: 2005

Seller ID: 008733


76pp of info, photos and maps about one of Tasmania's most successful mines (goldwise). Frst pub in 1963 View more info

Fool's Gold: Myths and Legends of Gold Seeking in Australia

By: McGowan, Barry

Price: $40.00

Publisher: Australia, Lothian: 2006

Seller ID: 011182


In Fool's Gold: Myths and Legends of Gold Seeking in Australia Barry McGowan takes the reader on a dramatic journey through the myths and legends of Australian gold seeking. From the 1858 Canoona rush to the highly contentious tale of Lasseter's reef. 294pp with 2 photo sections. Just below the 500g for posting. View more info

How & Where to Find Gemstones in Australia and New Zealand

By: Myatt, Bill

Price: $45.00

Publisher: Australia, Summit Books: 1979

Edition: 4th Impression

Seller ID: 010221


511pp & 1.8 kgs of info & wisdom to take you on the path of riches. This is a comprehensive 511 page book that covers everything from general fossicking information throught to geology, gemstone identification and a guide to gemstone localities in Australia and New Zealand. The soft-covered book is lavishly illustrated with colour photos, black and white photos and diagrams. If you're serious about fossicking for gemstones then this is a reference book that View more info

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Gold and Colonial Society 1851-1870

By: Quaife, G

Price: $22.00

Publisher: Sydney, Cassell: 1975

Seller ID: 009447


This book comprises a selection of primary source material looking at the impacts of gold - mining, revolt, development, industry & consequences. 199 clean white well bound pp. View more info

Mine Timbering

By: Sanders, MacDonald, Parlee

Price: $75.00

Publisher: New York, McGraw-Hill Book Co.: 1907

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 008457


Red Cloth. First Edition. Octavo. Missing front free endpaper. A collection of articles previously printed in transactions of various societies, such as "Engineering and Mining Journal". Illustrated throughout the text with 140 figures. 179pp. View more info

GEOLOGY FOR BEGINNERS

By: Watts W.w.

Price: $14.00

Publisher: New York, Macmillan & Co. Ltd.: 1961

Seller ID: 001386


A handy guide including Chapters on The Earth's Crust, Types of rock and their origins, field guides to rock formation, weathering, minerals and much more.Many line drawings, photographs, maps and tables. View more info