This book is the result of a symposium presented at the January 1982 Annual Meeting of the American Association for the Advancement of Science in Washington, D.C. It provides an overview of the U.S. strategic mineral situation.
1. International Minerals: Problems and Opportunities 2. Two Centuries of Mineral Policy in Wisconsin 3. Overview of Alaska's Strategic Minerals 4. Mineral–Resource Analysis in Canada 5. South African Minerals and World Demand 6. The U.S.S.R. and Afghanistan Mineral Resources 7. The Global Struggle for Minerals: A Historian's Perspective