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The Lost Black Canyon Placer


If you enjoyed reading the tale of The Lost Black Canyon Placer, we invite you to learn more about the subject from the following books -- check each of theGeoZone's tales of lost treasure since we bring you Further Reading covering many topics related to lost treasures and their geologic settings at the close of each tale.

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Arizona Atlas and Gazetteer, 5th Edition

Delorme [editor]


Lost Desert Bonanzas

Eugene L. Conrotto

Roadside Geology of Arizona

Halka Chronic


Mineralogy of Arizona

John W. Anthony, et al

Placer Gold Deposits of Arizona

Maureen G. Johnson


Physical Geography of North America

A.R. Orme [editor]

Lost Gold and Silver Mines of the Southwest

Eugene L. Conrotto


Successful Nugget Hunting

Pieter Heydelaar

Roadside History of Arizona

Marshall Trimble and Joe Beeler


Arizona Place Names

W.C. Barnes, et al