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Western mining

Young, Otis E.

Western mining

an informal account of precious-metals prospecting, placering, lode mining, and milling on the American frontier from Spanish times to 1893

by Young, Otis E.

  • 223 Want to read
  • 11 Currently reading

Published by University of Oklahoma Press in Norman .
Written in English

    Places:
  • West (U.S.)
    • Subjects:
    • Mines and mineral resources -- West (U.S.) -- History,
    • Frontier and pioneer life -- West (U.S.)

    • Edition Notes

      Bibliography: p. 319-[330]

      Statementby Otis E. Young, Jr. With the technical assistance of Robert Lenon.
      ContributionsLenon, Robert.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsTN23.6 .Y68
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxv, 342 p.
      Number of Pages342
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL4912281M
      ISBN 100806109092
      LC Control Number76108800

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