David Lowell is a remarkable man, and in this book he tells the story of his life with humor, insight, business acumen, and geologic knowledge. In the Preface, geologist and Vice President of the University of Arizona Joaquin Ruiz writes, “You will like this book. The plot features a central character with an improbable story of success. He is a sleuth who decodes riddles hidden in the earth, travels to faraway places where he battles the elements and bureaucracy, convinces the powers that be that he is about to find a treasure and should be funded. He is funded, and...
Book Review| May 01, 2015
Intrepid Explorer: The Autobiography of the World's Best Mine Finder (J.D. Lowell)
Intrepid Explorer: The Autobiography of the World’s Best Mine Finder. J. David Lowell. 2014. Pp. 460. Sentinel Peak Books, University of Arizona Press, Tucson, Arizona, USA. www.uapress.arizona.edu. ISBN 978-1-941451-00-7. Hardcover. US$35.
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John H. Dilles; Intrepid Explorer: The Autobiography of the World's Best Mine Finder (J.D. Lowell). Economic Geology ; 110 (3): 841–842. doi: https://doi.org/10.2113/econgeo.110.3.841
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