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The Lost Ross Mine


If you enjoyed reading the tale of The Lost Ross 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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Old Heart of Nevada: Ghost Towns and Mining Camps of Elko County

Shawn Hall


Lost Desert Bonanzas

Eugene L. Conrotto

Nevada Atlas and Gazetteer

Delorme [editor]


Nevada Lost Mines and Buried Treasures

Douglas McDonald

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

T.G. Theodore


Gold Nugget-Teering in Nevada: Gold Nugget-Teering and Prospecting in Nevada

Delos E. Toole

Little Known Tales in Nevada History

Alton Pryor


Where to Find Gold and Gems in Nevada

James Klein

Lost Gold and Silver Mines of the Southwest

Eugene L. Conrotto


Legends and Tales of the American West

Richard Erdoes