1st Edition

A Concise History of Mining

By Cedric.E. Gregory Copyright 2001

    A history of mining. This revised edition in a way describes the history of civilization and the early development of nations. Where minerals and mining existed, they provided ingredients for weapons, wealth and world power. The text should be useful in today's period of developing countries.

    Part I The Eight Ages of Man, Part II Chronological Development of Particular Aspects of Mining, Part III Traditions, Customs and Folkfore of Miners, Part IV Epilogue.


    Cedric.E. Gregory (Author) Faculty of Engineering, University of Queensland, Australia