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The London stock exchange was ripening for a mining boom. Financial panic in
Australia and the United States and world depression cut the outlets for
investment in the new world. By 1894 so many Englishmen were hunting for
POST-WAR MINERAL BOOM Chapter 29, rewritten to describe the present
minerals boom, is based largely on annual reports of the State mining
departments, on the published reports and brochures of companies prominent in
the boom, and ...
... 1960s boom, 349-51, 356 Irvinebank (Qld), 132 [207 Ivanhoe mine (W.A.), 182,
199, 203, Jack, Dr R. L., 233, 242-3 Jamieson, William : at Broken Hill, 146-8, 151
, 153, 273, 275, 276; at Mount Lyell, 221, 275 Japan, market for minerals, 348, ...
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The history of mining is central to Australian history, from the gold rushes of the 1860's which brought hundreds of thousand of immigrants, to the mountain ranges of iron ore and immense natural gas ... Read full review