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The Lost Mine of Becker Canyon


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Nevada Atlas and Gazetteer

Delorme [editor]


Lost Desert Bonanzas

Eugene L. Conrotto

Geology Underfoot in Central Nevada

Richard L. Orndorff, et al


Nevada Lost Mines and Buried Treasures

Douglas McDonald

Nevada's Twentieth-Century Mining Boom: Tonopah, Goldfield, Ely

Russell R. Elliot


Geology of the Great Basin

Bill Fiero

The Glory Days in Goldfield, Nevada

Sally Springmeyer


Preserving the Glory Days: Ghost Towns and Mining Camps of Nye County, Nevada

Shawn Hall

Lost Gold and Silver Mines of the Southwest

Eugene L. Conrotto


Desert Survival Skills

David Alloway