The Lost Sheepherder Lode


If you enjoyed reading the tale of The Lost Sheepherder Lode , 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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Colorado Atlas and Gazeteer

Delorme [editor]

Looking For Gold

Bradford Angier

A Guide to Treasure in Colorado

H. Glenn Carson

Earth: An Introduction to Physical Geology

Edward J. Tarbuck

Lost Sheepherder's Gold

Temple H. Cornelius

A Colorado History

Carl Ubbelohde, et al

Golden Treasures of the San Juan

J.B. Marshall and T.H. Cornelius

Song of the Hammer and Drill: The Colorado San Juan, 1860-1914

Duane A. Smith

Roadside Geology of Colorado

Halka Chronic

Lost Gold and Silver Mines of the Southwest

Eugene L. Conrotto