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Swede Pete's Lost Lode


If you enjoyed reading the tale of Swede Pete's Lost 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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Nevada Atlas and Gazetteer

Delorme [editor]


Introduction to Mineralogy

William D. Neese

Geology of Pluton-Related Gold Mineralization at Battle Mountain, Nevada

T.G. Theodore


Rockhounding Nevada

William A. Kappele

Old Heart of Nevada: Ghost Towns and Mining Camps of Elko County

Shawn Hall


Nevada Lost Mines and Buried Treasures

Douglas McDonald

Lost Gold and Silver Mines of the Southwest

Eugene L. Conrotto


Roadside History of Nevada

Richard Moreno

Lost Desert Bonanzas

Eugene L. Conrotto


Nevada Timeline: A Chronology of Nevada History, Mystery, Trivia, Legend, Lore, and More

Carole Marsh