Gold Mining in the 21st Century: The Complete Book of Modern Gold Mining Procedures

  • Comprehensive guide ideal for beginners in gold mining, applicable for hobbyists and small-scale commercial miners.
  • Easy-to-understand language accompanied by vivid photographs and straightforward illustrations.
  • Covers essential topics:
    • Nature and appearance of gold.
    • Origins and locations to find gold.
    • Types of gold deposits and recovery methods.
    • Legal procedures for claiming gold.
  • Features up-to-date mining methods:
    • Panning
    • Sluicing
    • Dredging
    • High banking
    • Drywashing
    • Electronic probing
    • Hardrock mining
  • Includes basic refining techniques, as well as cleaning and selling gold.
  • Definitive resource on electronic prospecting:
    • Comprehensive guidance on using metal detectors for locating gold.
  • Stands out as the most current, simple-to-understand, and thorough book on modern gold mining techniques.
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This comprehensive guide is your one-stop resource for diving into the world of gold mining—perfect for beginners interested in pursuing it as either a leisurely hobby or a small-scale business venture. With straightforward language, vivid photographs, and easy-to-follow illustrations, the book breaks down complex topics, from the nature of gold and where to locate it to legal procedures for staking your claim.

Stay current with the latest in gold mining methods—whether it’s panning, sluicing, dredging, high banking, drywashing, or electronic probing. The book even delves into hardrock mining and essential refining techniques, offering tips on cleaning and selling your findings.

Notably, this book is the definitive resource on electronic prospecting, offering in-depth guidance on using metal detectors to locate gold deposits. Think of it as your complete encyclopedia for modern gold mining—no other publication is as up-to-date, as easy to understand, or as exhaustively detailed.

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