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Golden Giant Hemlo and the rush for Canada's gold

By: Hart, Matthew

Price: $65.00

Publisher: Vancouver BC, Douglas & McIntyre: 1985

Edition: First Edition; First Printing

Seller ID: 16502


Dustjacket spine faded, only light wear to book ; A bright, solid book, dust jacket in Mylar jacket protector. ; 8.90 X 6 X 0.90 inches; 176 pages; In a patch of bush country in northern Ontario, Hemlo became the talk of the town in the world of speculators in gold. At first thought to be just a small mine it was first staked in 1979 by a couple of prospectors. They went to the mony men in Toronto who turned them down. The mine ran until 2005 and was one of the highest p... View more info