The Lost Mine on Slate Mountain


If you enjoyed reading the tale of The Lost Mine on Slate Mountain, 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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Ghost Towns, Colorado Style: Central Region

Kenneth Jessen

Simon and Schuster's Guide to Rocks and Minerals

Simon and Schuster

A Guide to Treasure in Colorado

H. Glenn Carson

Treasure Tales of the Rockies

Perry Eberhart

Aspen: The History of a Silver Mining Town, 1879-1893

Malcolm J. Rohrbough

Looking For Gold

Bradford Angier

Roadside Geology of Colorado

Halka Chronic

Hiking Colorado's Geology

Ralph Lee Hopkins

Gold Occurrences of Colorado

M.W. Davis and R.K. Streufert

Colorado's Lost Gold Mines and Buried Treasure

Caroline Bancroft and Agnes Nafziger