Exploring, Mining, Leaching and Concentrating of Copper Ores as Related to the Development of Ajo, Arizona (to mid-Year 1942)

By: Forrest R. Rickard

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Book Condition: Near Fine


Pictorial cover. Minor scuffing to front cover, some creasing in lower left portion of rear cover. This book chronicles the development of the copper mines of Ajo, Arizona from the 1700's to 1942, and focuses on the exploits of General John Campbell Greenway, who is widely credited as the driving force behind modern copper mining in Ajo. Well researched, with many B&W photos, maps and line drawings of the mines, district and town. 348 pages.

Title: Exploring, Mining, Leaching and Concentrating of Copper Ores as Related to the Development of Ajo, Arizona (to mid-Year 1942)

Author Name: Forrest R. Rickard

Categories: Technology, Mining, Mineral Processing/Beneficiation, Western U.S., Mining History, Mining,

Publisher: Ajo, Arizona, Forrest R. Rickard: 1996

Binding: Soft cover

Book Condition: Near Fine

Jacket Condition: No Jacket

Type: Book

Size: 4to - over 9¾ - 12

Item: 2.40 Pound

Seller ID: 000089

Keywords: Mine, mining, copper, ore, mineral, Ajo, Arizona, open pit, Calumet and Arizona, New Cornelia, Phelps Dodge, John Campbell Greenway, Anglo-American, Rendall Ore Reduction, Copper Mountain.,