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Table of Contents

; Contents; List of Illustrations; Preface; 1; "A Savan among Us"; 2; High Country Years; 3; The Struggle for Survival; 4; "The Realms of Puff"; 5; The Crest of the Continent; 6; Smokestacks on the Plains; 7; South by Southwest; 8; Hard Times; 9; Reduction in the Age of ASARCO; 10; "Groping in the Dark"; Notes; Bibliography; Index;

About the Author

James E. Fell Jr. has been a professor at the University of Colorado since 1990. In 2004, he received the Mining History Association's Rodman Paul Award of the for distinction in the field and for service to that organization. In addition to Ores to Metals, he coauthored Aurora: Gateway to the Rockies and Mining the Summit: Colorado's Ten Mile District, 1860-1960.

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""Ores to Metals" is a book that belongs on the shelf of all readers who want to understand how Colorado matured so rapidly from rambunctious youth to conventional adulthood." -Virginia McConnell Simmons, " Colorado Central Magazine" "Fell expertly presents the triumphs and troubles of the entrepeneurs who built one of the great industries of the West. This was an industry that has long needed a comprehensive history and Ores to Metals provides it." -SirReadaLot.org Ores to Metals thus becomes not only an interesting history lesson, but also an informative business text that is worth reading for this knowledge alone."--Paul W. Lipinski, Center for Colorado & the West "Ores to Metals is a book that belongs on the shelf of all readers who want to understand how Colorado matured so rapidly from rambunctious youth to conventional adulthood." -Virginia McConnell Simmons, Colorado Central Magazine "Ores to Metals" thus becomes not only an interesting history lesson, but also an informative business text that is worth reading for this knowledge alone."--Paul W. Lipinski, Center for Colorado & the West

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