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A Guide To Treasure In New Mexico

By Thomas Penfield 0941620247

What are you WAITING for?!? Here`s the scoop--there`s the treasue. Get out there!! 109 pages.

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Finding Gold In The Desert

By Otto Lynch 0935810536

Five dollars will get you a few minutes at a slot machine or this guide to the hard way to get rich quick in Nevada. New edition includes directions for building a drywasher. 1994

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Gem Trails Of New Mexico

By James R. Mitchell 1889786128

Rockhound alert! The Anasazi knew it first, but them thar hills are full of gems from turquoise to sugalite, charolite and other lovely minerals. 2001, 239 pp. Expanded, revised edition.

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Gold Prospectors Handbook

By Jack Black 935182322

This book includes how to pan gold, prospect streams, gold in lode, retorts, geology, sampling techniques, tools and how to use them, sluices, portable dredges, glossary, and other valuable minerals.

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Modern Prospecting

By Roger McPherson 1889786160

In Modern Prospecting, an experience prospector passes on information acquired through 20 years of classroom study, field work in the western states and Alaska, and trial and error. Chapters include descriptions of the major types of deposits; interviews with professional geologists; how to obtain an assay; use geochemical and geophysical methods; and stake a proper claim.

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Peterson Field Guide To Rocks And Minerals

By Frederick H. Pough 0395727774

You know the west is full of them, and you know some of them have driven men mad with desire. Don`t you want to know which ones can bring you joy and fulfillment forever? 396 pp. 1995

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Placer Gold Deposits of New Mexico

By Maureen G. Johnson NM229

THE historic document for learning about the locations and mining of placer gold in The Land of Enchantment, this is the Official Geological Survey Bulletin (#1138), "a catalog of location, geology, and production with lists of annotated references pertaining to the placer districts."

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Pocket Naturalist: Geology

By James Kavanaugh 1583550755

A light and easy guide to the most common rocks, fossils, gemstones and other minerals - and usual ways to appreciate `em - like rockhounding. Waterproof and tearproof plastic coating. 2012, fold-out guide

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Rockhound's Handbook

By James R. Mitchell 93518290X

Beyond the possibility of making a new find or valuable discovery, rock and mineral collecting is an inexpensive hobby that is an excellent activity for all ages. It also offers the opportunity to explore landscapes as diverse as the rocks and minerals found there.

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Weekend Gold Miner

By A.H. Ryan, Ph.D. 935182462

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Guidebooks » General

Adventures On America`s Public Lands

By Mary Tisdale and Bibi Booth, editors 1588340813

The Bureau of Land Management (all you non-Westerners say together "WHO?") oversees some of the US of A`s greatest outdoor recreational possibilities. Until now, many of them have fallen into the "Best Kept Secrets" category, but this new Department of Interior survey blows the doors off the secret. From New Mexico to Alaska - and even some sites in Florida, the Dakotas and some Eastern States - opportunities to hike, bike, ride your four-wheeler, watch the birds, plants and animals, explore slot canyons, high peaks and ancient historic sites are all detailed in this beautifully illustrated tome. If you`re headed West (or live here), this one is essential. 2003.

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Audubon Field Guide To The Southwestern States

By Peter Alden and Peter Friedrici 067944680X

What do you need to know? Which cactus is which? What crawly critter is what? Where are the parks and preserves? Just reach into your pocket and pull out this hefty litte rascal and you`ll probably be able to find a color photo and oodles of description. If it lives and breathes, or grows, or just <i>is</i> in the American Southwest, it`s in here. 1999, 447 pages

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Dry Washing for Gold

By James Klein 935182764

This is a great book on how to Dry Wash for Gold. It takes you step by step on how to do everything for Dry Washing for Gold.

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Field Guide To Rock Art Symbols Of The Southwest

By Alex Patterson 1555660916

The Southwest is filled with the etchings created by civilizations from long ago, depicting familiar figures like Kokopelli, and more mysterious humans, shapes, and animals. This guide offers illustrations, and some explanation of what these symbols might have meant. 1992, 256 pp.

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Hot Springs & Hot Pools Of Southwest

By Marjorie Gersh-Young 1890880019

Find out where to relax all throughout the Southwest with or without clothes, for fee and for free.2007, 240 pp.

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Medicinal Plants of the Mountain West - Revised

By Michael Moore 0890134545

Boy, how Topsy grew! From his orginal chapbook to this massive tome, Michael Moore (no, not <i> that</i> Michael Moore) has been THE expert on all the healthy uses of whatever grows in them thar hills. He`s up to 350 pages PLUS some color plates as of this 2003 expansion.

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Motorcycle Touring in the Southwest: The Region's Best Rides

By Christy Karras 9780762747436

Where better to savor the pleasures of motorcycle touring—whether a Sunday afternoon ride with friends or a multiday adventure—than the Southwest, where you can do so all year-round, often on roads that stretch out over stunning landscapes as far as the eye can see? Now, with Motorcycle Touring in the Southwest, bikers have an unparalleled guide describing thirty-four classic rides across the region—including Utah, southwestern Colorado, the Four Corners, the Las Vegas area, New Mexico, and Arizona. 352pp, 2010

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Night Sky: A Field Guide to the Constellations

By Jonathan Poppele 1591932297

This book will help you easily find all 62 constellations. Just choose the constellations and the season, hold the book up to the sky and follow the easy directions and there is your constellation! It also comes with a handy red flashlight for easy reading!

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Top 10 Santa Fe, Taos and Albuquerque

By Nancy Mikula 9780756685478

Whether you are traveling first class or on a limited budget, this Eyewitness To 10 guide will lead you straight to the very best Santa Fe, Taos, and Albuquerque have to offer.

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Guidebooks » National Wildlife Refuges

Map: Oscura Mountains NM - Surface Management

By BLM TNM2055

Official Bureau of Land Management topographic maps @1:100,000 metric scale (roughly 3/4" = 1 mile), are color-coded to show federally-managed public lands; plus state, private, or tribal lands, military withdrawals, roads and trails, lakes, rivers and streams, and developed recreation areas. This is a great map to have while stalking the exotic oryx and other game in Hunting Units 18, 19, 20, and 17 or on White Sands Missle Range, wildlife watching, hiking, backpacking, mountain biking, camping, or OHV and ATV riding. Visit the Bosque Del Apache National Wildlife Refuge and enjoy wildlife viewing, hiking, scenic driving, photography, and picnicking. Sandhill cranes and snow geese overwinter here. Includes roads and lands in Socorro and Lincoln Counties. 2009

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