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image of West Africa; quest for God and gold, 1454 - 1578; a survey of the first century of white enterprise in West Africa, with particular reference to the achievement of the Portuguese and their rivalries with other European powers

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London: Curzon Press, 1977. Hardcover. xxi+246p., preface, introduction, footnotes, appendix, bibliography, index, maps and illustrations, very good second edition revised and enlarged, in a lightly worn dj. Originally published in 1931 as "European Beginnings in West Africa 1454 - 1578.
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image of Mongolia. The Legacy of Chinggis Khan. Catalogue photographs by Kazuhiro Tsuruta

Mongolia. The Legacy of Chinggis Khan. Catalogue photographs by Kazuhiro Tsuruta

by Berger, Patricia [and] Terese Tse Bartholomew. With essays by James Bosson, Lewis R. Lancaster, Morris Rossabi, Heather Stoddard

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Published
1995
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9780500237052
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New York: Thames and Hudson in association with Asian Art Museum of San Francisco, 1995. Hardcover. The hardbound issue, near-fine: xii, 339p., illustrated with line maps, color exhibit & site photography, also b&w period photography. Hardbound in 12x9 inch openweave maroon cloth boards gilt and colorphoto dust jacket. The book itself is immaculate; the dj has a tiny closed… Read more
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image of Reason Magazine: vol. 9, #2  June 1977: Special Financial Issue

Reason Magazine: vol. 9, #2 June 1977: Special Financial Issue

by Poole, Robert, editor

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Published
1977
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Santa Barbara: Reason Enterprises, 1977. Magazine. 89p., 8.5x11 inches, articles, news, opinion, illustrations, stapled magazine in pictorial wraps, mailing label on cover, else very good. Contents include: The lowdown on gold, Avoiding coin investment pitfalls, Making the most of your Swiss bank account, How to obtain a second passport, etc.
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Monthly Report April-October 1912

by Western Federation of Miners, Pony Miners and Millman's Union, Number 131

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Published
1912
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Pony, Montana: Western Federation of Miners, 1912. Seven 8x12-inch printed forms with written data, very good condition. The WFM union miners Local 131 of Pony, MT entered monthly figures on its membership, income and expenses, and other information for filing with the WFM. The local suffered high unemployment during this period. Gold mining was prevalent in this area in… Read more
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image of The men who blaze the trail and other poems

The men who blaze the trail and other poems

by Dunham, Samuel C., with an introduction by Joaquin Miller

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Published
1913
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New York: Barse & Hopkins, 1913. 126p., introduction, bookplate, otherwise very ngood first edition in red cloth, gilt and unclippedlightly-sunned and soiled dj. Dunham, Poet laureate of Alaska, was a Federal Bureau of Labor investigator who was sent to the gold fields and who fell in love with the territory and the men who worked the wilderness. His book… Read more
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image of Californians and Hard Money reprinted essays from California Folklore Quarterly

Californians and Hard Money reprinted essays from California Folklore Quarterly

by Cross, Ira B., introduction by Robert Sproul, question by Samuel T. Farquhar

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Published
1946
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[Berkeley]: [University of California], 1946. 15p., 6x9.25 inches, very good pamphlet is stapled tan wraps.
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image of Gold mania - capitalism's fever chart

Gold mania - capitalism's fever chart

by Sweezy, Paul M.; Harry Magdoff

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Published
1980
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Somerville, MA: New England Free Press, 1980. 8p., wraps, 5.5x8.5 inches, very good. Originally published as an article in Monthly Review; argues that speculation in gold is a sign of crisis in capitalism.
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image of Gold or paper? An essay on governments' attempts to manage the post-war monetary system, and the case for and against restoring a link with gold

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London: The Institute of Economic Affairs, 1976. 60p., wraps.
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image of The Story of the Discovery of the Orange Free State Goldfields

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New York: Vantage Press, 1984. Hardcover. ii, 84p., preface, photos, library of congress rejection stamp on ffep else very good first edition in dj. Vanity press publication of the history of the South African gold fields.
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image of Columbia 'gem of the southern mines' [cover title

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Sonora: The Mother Lode Press, 1966. unpaginated 5.5x8.5 inches, illustrated with vintage photos of historic buildings, very good in original stapled pictorial wraps.
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image of Wilshire's.  Vol. 13, no. 11, November 1909

Wilshire's. Vol. 13, no. 11, November 1909

by Wilshire, Herny Gaylord, ed

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1909
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New York: [Gaylord Wilshire], 1909. 16p., wraps chipped on the edges and the corners (with a minor loss of a letter or two), closed tears, illus., minor foxing, 11.25x16 inches. Cover art depicts wealthy businessmen making a run on public lands. Includes a fable by George Allan England and of course an ad for Wilshire's gold mine. An edgeworn… Read more
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Ben's nugget

by Alger, Horatio

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Published
1915
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Akron: The New Werner Company, 1915. 122p., previous owner's signature, soiled cloth binding. The Best Books Series.
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