Minerals of Nevada, Issue 31

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University of Nevada Press, 2004 - Nature - 512 pages
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Synoptic catalog of Nevada minerals, listing every mineral found in the state along with the places where each occurs. Included are essays by several distinguished scientists and collectors that offer a geologic history of Nevada; a history of mining and mineral study in the state; descriptions of significant mineral-deposit types and mining districts; essays on meteorites, gemstones, and minerals first found in Nevada; and some tips for collectors.
  

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Contents

The Importance of Minerals
3
The Mining and Mineralogical
12
Nevada Type Localities
40
CarlinType Gold Deposits
47
PreciousMetal Deposits
56
Mercury Deposits
67
Nevada Meteorites
84
The Goodsprings Yellow Pine
91
Nevada Mineral Catalog
121
Contributors
138
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Gregory C. Ferdock is owner of CGF Natural Resources.