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Topics Catalogs on this website

New Catalogs for 2020!

Tristate Pb-Zn Mining Region (Oklahoma, Kansas, and Missouri)

Upper Mississippi Valley Zn-Pb Mining Region (Iowa, Wisconsin, Illinois)

Arcadia Publishing Company - Images of America Historical Series - Colorado, Arizona, Nevada, New Mexico, Montana, Utah, and Wyoming
Pure Mining History

(With more History and less Geology)

Classic Mining History                 Alaska Mining History             Arizona Mining History              British Columbia Mining History         Colorado Mining History

Nevada Mining History             New Mexico Mining History             Utah Mining History            Western Australia Mining History           Tasmanian Mining History

Select Mine and Mineral Catalogs

Select Mineral Books            Select Railroad Books          Select Mines and Mining Locations          Select Mining Towns and Counties

Mineral Specimens, Faceting and
Lapidary Rough Materials
Mineral Specimens        Ore Samples          Marra Mamba and other Lapidary Rocks          Faceting Rough          Rock Specimens
U. S. State Catalogs

(Mining History with more Geology with History)
Arizona  1            Arizona  2          Colorado  1          Colorado  2          New Mexico  1          New Mexico  2           Nevada  1          Nevada   2            Utah  1          Utah  2

Other U.S. State Catalogs


United States Geologic Survey
Books and Maps

Annual Reports          Bulletins          Circulars          Folios          Maps          Mineral Resources          Monographs          Open File Reports

Professional Papers - Geology and Mining            Professional Papers - Invertebrate Paleontology          Professional Papers - Vertebrate Paleontology

Professional Papers - Flora          Survey of the Territories          Water Supply Papers

Historic Water Supply Papers  
(Water flow and water quality beginning in 1906)
Geology Books

Classic Geology Books          Coastal Studies          Colorado School of Mines Publications          Earthquakes          Deserts

Geologic Processes and Techniques           Geological Society of London Publications          Geomorphology I - Structural Geology          Geomorphology II - Surface Processes

Mathematics, Geostatistics and Data Analysis          Glaciers          GSA Decade of North American Geology (DNAG) Publications          Hydrology

Igneous Rocks          Isotopes          John McPhee Books          Mapping and Photographs          Metamorphism          Mineralogy

Miscellaneous Geology          Oceanography and Marine Life          Petrology           Rivers           Roadside Geology Series

Sedimentary Rocks          SEPM: Society of Sedimentary Geology Publications          Surface Processes          Volcanism

U.S. State Geology and Mining History
Publications listed by individual States

(Mining History with more Geology and History)

Index to all U.S. State Publications               Miscellaneous Mining History
Ore Deposit Books

Assay and Analysis of Ore          Catalogs and Handbooks          Exploration / Prospecting          Extractive Metallurgy         Minerals Science & Engineering

Ore Genesis, Geology, and Methods of Mining          Journal of Economic Geology         Journal of Geochemical Exploration     

Management and Evaluation         Mine and Mill Design, Construction, and Operation          Mineralium Deposita           Uranium and Thorium

Maps available on this website

USGS Books and Maps               US Forest Service Maps               Trails Illustrated Maps
United States Bureau of Mines Publications
Bulletins          Information Circulars          Miscellaneous Publications          Reports of Investigation

United States Bureau of Land Management
BLM Maps

Mineral, Rock, and Gemstone Books

Select Mineral Books          The Mineralogical Record          Canadian Mineralogist       der Aufschluss    

Mineralogical Association of Canada 

Mineralogy Books           Rock, Gem, and Mineral Books           Rockhounding in the United States
International Geology
and Mining History Publications and Maps

Africa          Australia 1         Australia 2         Australia 3        Antarctica          Arctic          Asia          Canada          Central and South America

Europe          Greenland          Mexico          Middle East          New Zealand           Pacific Rim Countries and Islands
Paleontology Books and Specimens

Collecting and Preparation          Evolution          Extinction          Flora          Fossil Specimens          Invertebrate Paleontology          Invertebrate Treatises

Miscellaneous Paleontology          Paleobiology          Specific Locales         Posters         Vertebrate Paleontology
Miscellaneous Mining Catalogs

American Institute of Mining Engineers Publications          Uranium           Mining Companies          Miscellaneous Mining History         

Economic Geology and other Mining Journals          Colorado School of Mines Publications          Colorado Scientific Society Publications         

Lake Superior Mining Institute (Upper Peninsula - Michigan)             Mineralium Deposita           Minerals Science and Engineering

Energy Catalogs

             Petroleum               Circum-Pacific Catalog            Salt and Salt Domes
Catalogs and Handbooks
Mining Handbooks, Manuals and Catalogs         
Railroad Handbooks, Manuals and Catalogs          Miscellaneous Handbooks, Manuals and Catalogs

Additional Catalogs on this website
Biographies and Autobiographies          Metals and Polymer Books          Miscellaneous Mining History          Military Books          Railroad Books          Meteorite Books

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