According to a summary statement on this issue’s back cover “Beginning with the basics of gold mineralogy and enrichment, our expert team of authors traces the history of gold and man from the Egyptians to the modern-day, technoprospectors. Along the way, they describe localities, share stories and offer tips for evaluating specimens and avoiding fakes. Each article is lavishly illustrated with maps, diagrams and unforgettable, full-color photographs of some of the world’s finest examples of crystallized gold”.

The following are the titles in order from the Table of Contents: “What is gold” and “Gold and man: since the dawn of...

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