The Working of Mineral Deposits         Books About Mining - J-Z

Here is an alphabetical list of books about Mining, Prospecting, Mines, Miners, Mining History, Economic Minerals, Mining Engineering, and some Geological, Geotechnical, and Petroleum Engineering, compiled by a science librarian, that are currently available. Click on the image or title for additional information and availability. The list is frequently updated; so check back often.


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Engineering, Industrial, Scientific, & Technical - Titles J-Z

Latin American Perspectives: Exploration, Mining, and Processing     Looking for Gold: The Modern Prospector's Handbook     Mathematics of Multidimensional Seismic Imaging, Migration, and Inversion     Mercury from Gold and Silver Mining: A Chemical Time Bomb?

Maine Mining Adventures     Mine Design: Examples Using Simulation     Mine Ventilation and Air Conditioning     Mine Wastes: Characterization, Treatment and Environmental Impacts     Mineral Processing Plant Design, Practice and Control

Mines, Miners and Minerals of Western North Carolina's Mountain Empire     Mines of Silver and Gold in the Americas     Mining Directory 2004: A Complete Guide to Mining and Mine-Equipment Companies Worldwide     Mining Economics and Strategy     Modeling in Geomechanics

The New Gold Panning Is Easy     The New World of Gold: The Inside Story of the Mines, the Markets,
the Politics, the Investors     The Next Bend In The River: Gold Mining in Maine     North America Mining and Mineral Industry Handbook, Vol. 1. USA - Basic Metals     Plant Operators' Forum

Potassic Igneous Rocks and Associated Gold-Copper Mineralization     Power Shovels: The World's Mightiest Mining and Construction Excavators     Practical Geostatistics 2000     Practical Geostatistics 2000, Answers to the Exercises     Reclaiming the American West     Recovering Precious Metals - A Complete Workshop Treatise

Recreational Gold Prospecting for Fun and Profit     Remediation of Abandoned Surface Coal Mining Sites     Reservoir Formation Damage, Fundamentals, Modeling, Assessment, and
Mitigation     Resources of the Earth:  Origin, Use, and Environmental Impact     Rock Blasting and Explosives Engineering     Rock Slope Stability    

Slope Stability and Stabilization Methods     Sodium Sulfate: Handbook of Deposits, Processing and Use     Statistical Evaluations in Exploration for Mineral Deposits     Strategies for Optimizing Petroleum Exploration: Evaluate Initial Potential and Forecast     Technical Methods of Ore Analysis     Techniques in Underground Mining: Selections from Underground Mining Methods Handbook

The Theory of Inductive Prospecting     The Treasure Hunter's Gem and Mineral Guides: Where and How to Dig, Pan, and Mine Your Own Gems and Minerals: Southwest States     21st Century Complete Guide to Mine Safety and Mining Accidents: Comprehensive Information...     1st Century Complete Guide to Minerals: Comprehensive Information from the U.S. Geological Survey (USGS) including the full Mineral Yearbook, Commodity Summaries,...

21st Century Complete Guide to Mining: Mine Safety, Surface Coal Mines, and Accidents, with Comprehensive Information...     21st Century Complete Guide to Surface Mining: Environmental Protection and Land Reclamation of Coal Mines...     Ultra Haulers: Global Giants of the Mining Industry     Understanding Mineral Deposits     Uranium Resource Processing: Secondary Resources

Well Logging for Physical Properties: A Handbook for Geophysicists,
Geologists and Engineers     Where to Find Gold in Northern California     The Working of Mineral Deposits     Yellow Steel: The Story of the Earthmoving Equipment Industry     You Can Find Gold: With a Metal Detector

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