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The Lost Gold Placers of the Laguna Mountains


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Arizona Atlas and Gazetteer, 5th Edition

Delorme [editor]


Lost Desert Bonanzas

Eugene L. Conrotto

Yuman Tribes of the Gila River

Leslie Spier


Spain in the Southwest: A Narrative History of Colonial New Mexico, Arizona, Texas, and California

John L. Kessell

Gila: the Life and Death of an American River

Gregory McNamee


Conquest of New Spain

Bernal Diaz del Castillo, J.M. Cohen [translator]

Placer Gold Deposits of Arizona

Maureen G. Johnson


Arizona Gold Placers and Placering

Eldred D. Wilson

Lost Gold and Silver Mines of the Southwest

Eugene L. Conrotto


Successful Nugget Hunting

Pieter Heydelaar