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most mining lands. The building of ocean bulk-carriers gave Australia for the first
time cheap access to distant markets. The powerful revival of Australian mining
clearly reflected international events. If an Australian mining leader had been told
(1890), Donald Clark's lucid Australian Mining and Metallurgy (1904), and to two
Institute of Mining and Metallurgy books, An Outline of Mining and Metallurgical
Practice in Australia (1924) and Geology of Australian Ore Deposits edited by ...
National Biography, though it's not accurate on part of his mining career, the
scholarly article by G. S. Compton on 'Searching Eastwards for Gold in Western
Australia' in the Journal of the Royal Australian Historical Society (vol. 43, part 1 ...
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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
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