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Ore deposits and mining of particular metals

  • Advances in Gold Ore Processingby M.D. Adams

    Elsevier Science 2005; US$ 325.00

    The gold processing industry is experiencing change. As free-milling and oxide ores become depleted, more complex polymetallic and refractory ores are being processed, coupled with increasing pressure for stricter environmental compliance. Recent years have also seen a steady reduction in mineral processing and metallurgy graduates and a gradual loss... more...

  • Extractive Metallurgy of Activated Mineralsby P. Balá?

    Elsevier Science 2000; US$ 220.00

    Mechanical activation of solids is a part of mechanochemistry, the science with a sound theoretical foundation exhibiting a wide range of potential application. Mechanical activation itself is an innovative procedure where an improvement in technological processes can be attained via a combination of new surface area and defects formation in minerals.... more...

  • Insider Stories of the Comstock Lode and Nevada's Mining Frontier, 1859-1909by Lawrence Berkove

    The Edwin Mellen Press 2007; US$ 239.95

    This two-volume work includes the “Bye-the-Bye” columns that were published in The Nevada Mining News in the years 1908-1909. This featured column was devoted to a series of historical memoirs primarily about the Comstock Lode of the 1860s to 1880s. The columns provide a fascinating glimpse into this era during which the first major mining... more...

  • Handbook of Flotation Reagentsby Srdjan M. Bulatovic

    Elsevier Science 2007; US$ 260.00

    Handbook of Flotation Reagents: Chemistry, Theory and Practice is a condensed form of the fundamental knowledge of chemical reagents commonly used in flotation and is addressed to the researchers and plant metallurgists who employ these reagents. Consisting of three distinct parts: 1) provides detailed description of the chemistry used in mineral... more...

  • Handbook of Flotation Reagents: Chemistry, Theory and Practiceby Srdjan M. Bulatovic

    Elsevier Science 2014; US$ 240.00

    Handbook of Flotation Reagents: Chemistry, Theory and Practice is a condensed form of the fundamental knowledge of chemical reagents commonly used in flotation and is addressed to the researchers and plant metallurgists who employ these reagents. This book consists of three distinct parts: part 1 provides detailed description of the chemistry used... more...

  • Handbook of Flotation Reagentsby Srdjan M. Bulatovic

    Elsevier Science 2010; US$ 335.00

    Handbook of Flotation Reagents: Chemistry, Theory and Practice: Flotation of Gold, PGM and Oxide Minerals, Volume 2 focuses on the theory, practice, and chemistry of flotation of gold, platinum group minerals (PGMs), and the major oxide minerals, along with rare earths. It examines separation methods whose effectiveness is limited when using conventional... more...

  • Life in the Mineby Anthony Burton

    The History Press 2013; US$ 2.90

    Over 4,000 years of history lie in the seams of British mines. Large-scale coal mining in Britain developed during the Industrial Revolution, providing energy for industry and transportation in industrial areas from the 18th century to the 1950s. The location of the coalfields - for example in Lancashire, Yorkshire, Scotland and South Wales - brought... more...

  • Copper Empireby Dr Larry Butler

    Palgrave Macmillan 2007; US$ 140.00

    This is a study of the evolving relationship between the British colonial state and the copper mining industry in Northern Rhodesia, from the early stages of development to decolonization, encompassing depression, wartime mobilization and fundamental changes in the nature and context of colonial rule. more...

  • Karst Bauxitesby G. Bárdossy

    Elsevier Science 2013; US$ 72.95

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  • The Riches Beneath our Feetby Geoff Coyle

    Oxford University Press 2010; US$ 34.99

    Britain's mining and quarrying industries date back to the Stone Age flint mines of 2500 BC and still exist. In that period of more than 4,000 years the country's miners have produced colossal amounts of copper, tin, lead, zinc, iron, a lot of silver and some gold, and smaller amounts of just about every other metal from arsenic to uranium.... more...