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The Lost House Range Placers


If you enjoyed reading the tale of The Lost House Range Placers, 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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Roadside Geology of Utah

Halka Chronic


Utah's History

Richard D. Poll, et al

The Utah Gold Rush: The Lost Rhoades Mine and the Hathenbruck Legacy

K.R. Boren and L.L. Boren


Placer Deposits of Utah

Maureen Johnson

Roadside History of Utah

C.L. Bennett and Gwen McKenna [editor]


Physical Geography of North America

A.R. Orme [editor]

A History of Utah's American Indians

Forrest S. Cuch [editor], et al


Basin and Range

John McPhee

Introduction to Mineralogy

William D. Neese


Geology of the Great Basin

Bill Fiero