Handbook of Small Scale Gold Mining for Papua New Guinea

By: Blowers, Mike

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Book Condition: Near Fine with No dust jacket as issued


No signatures. ; Uncommon. [vi], 260 pages. Page dimensions: 230 x 150mm. Illustrated with colour and black-and-white photographic illustrations, and many diagrams. A book of practical-oriented advice for small scale gold mining. Contents: Gold - What it is; Using a Gold Pan - How to Wash for Gold; Cleaning up Gold Sands; Using Simple Sluice Boxes to Increase Gold Production; Water Supply for Small Mining Operations; Advanced Equipment for Digging and Moving the Ground; Advanced Methods of Catching Gold; How to Work the Ground to Recover Most of the Gold; Buying and Selling of Gold, its Purity and Value; Safety in Mining and the Mines Department; Gold Mining - Is it Worthwhile?; Rocks, Metals and Minerals in Papua New Guiniea; List of Special Mining Names Used; Where to Get More Informtation; Where to Get Equipment; Index. ;

Title: Handbook of Small Scale Gold Mining for Papua New Guinea

Author Name: Blowers, Mike

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Edition: First Edition

Publisher: Christchurch, Pacific Resource Publications: (1988)

ISBN Number: 0959790306

ISBN Number 13: 9780959790306

Binding: Softcover

Book Condition: Near Fine with No dust jacket as issued

Seller ID: 19764