Men and Mines of Newmont – A fifty year history – Robert H. Ramsey


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A fifty-year history. – Newmont Mining Corporation, based in Greenwood Village, Colorado, USA, is one of the world’s largest producers of gold, with active mines in Nevada, Indonesia, Australia, New Zealand, Ghana and Peru. Holdings include Santa Fe Gold, Battle Mountain Gold, Normandy Mining, Franco-Nevada Corp and Fronteer Gold. Newmont also has many joint venture relationships. As of the third quarter of 2014, Newmont was the world’s second-largest producer of gold, behind only Barrick Gold.

In 1929, Newmont became a mining company with its first gold product in by acquiring California’s Empire Star Mine. By 1939, Newmont was operating 12 gold mines in North America.

First Edition: 1973

Publisher: Octagon Books
ISBN: 0 374 96710 5
Dark blue cloth hard cover
Book is clean and in good condition
Slight browning of the deck
Small inscriptions on first inner page.


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Weight 1300 g