The Lost Simpson Mine


If you enjoyed reading the tale of The Lost Simpson Mine, 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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Spanish Peaks: Land and Legends

Barbara Sparks, et al

Gold Occurrences of Colorado

M.W. Davis and R.K. Streufert

The Spanish Peaks

Jon Chandler, et al

Treasure of the Sangre de Cristos: Tales and Traditions of the Spanish Southwest

Arthur L. Campa and Joe Beeler

Across the Northern Frontier: Spanish Explorations in Colorado

Phil Carson

Ghost Towns, Colorado Style: Southern Region, Vol. 3

Kenneth Jessen

A Guide to Treasure in Colorado

H. Glenn Carson

Colorado's Lost Gold Mines and Buried Treasure

Caroline Bancroft and Agnes Nafziger

Roadside Geology of Colorado

Halka Chronic

Simon and Schuster's Guide to Rocks and Minerals

Simon and Schuster